The Spider Plant ‘Hawaiian’ is everything you love about the popular spider plant but with a twist. The leaves emerge with the traditional variegation but as the plant matures, the variegation goes away and produces a vibrant green coloration.
Not only a popular houseplant, but the Irish Spider Plant is also a great air purifier. Spider plants participated in the NASA Clean Air Study, where they found a special characteristic in Chlorophytum comosum that can clean contaminated air by filtering out substances like formaldehyde.
Grow Pot Size: 4” and 6”
Overall Height Including Grow Pot: 8-18” depending on grow pot size.
Plant Care Level: Easy
These hardy plants have developed tuberous roots that retain nutrients and moisture for periods of drought.
Spider Plant ‘Hawaiian’ Care Tips
Binomial Name: Chlorophytum viridescens 'Hawaiian'
Care Level: Easy
Light: Bright to medium indirect light
Water: Allow the top 2” of soil to dry before watering
Pet Friendly: Yes
The Spider Plant ‘Hawaiian’ Story
Where is it from?
The spider plant is native to South Africa.
Who is the Spider Plant ‘Hawaiian’?
This Spider Plant has vibrant green foliage that makes us think of tropical, warm weather.
Good For You!
Spider Plants are excellent air-purifiers. They are usually found on the top of the air-purifying plant lists. This quality makes them an excellent addition to bedrooms.
Is the Spider Plant ‘Hawaiian’ the right plant for me?
Spider plants are fairly easy to care for. They require bright to medium, indirect light with no direct sun. They have developed tuberous roots that retain nutrients and moisture for periods of drought so allow the top 2 inches of the soil to dry before watering and drain any excess water. It’s best to use a well-draining soil medium to ensure the roots have adequate airflow.
Pet Friendly: Yes, the spider plant is pet-friendly!
Location Suggestions: Spider plants produce stolons that can be propagated and they look cute hanging over a bookshelf or trailing down in a hanging pot. Perfect for bedrooms, living rooms, bathrooms, kitchens, or offices!