If someone is lucky enough to be receiving this plant as a gift, don't forget to enter your gift message at the basket and we'll add a free handwritten card with your order (also we won't include any paperwork with prices on!). Careful if the recipient is your mother in law, as this plant is also known as the 'Mother in Law's Tongue', possibly due to the sharp tongue like leaves!
The Snake plant is otherwise known as a Sansevieria laurentii.
CONDITIONS: Native to tropical West Africa from Nigeria east to the Congo.
LIGHT: A versatile plant and can thrive in both low and high light, although avoid direct sunlight as your Snake plant will burn.
WATER: Wait until the top layer of soil is dry before watering gently. Do not over-water and reduce the amount given during the winter months.
CARE: Remove dust with a damp cloth to unblock pores. This will help the plant breathe.
PETS: No snacking. This plant is harmful to cats and dogs if ingested.
FACT: According to NASA, this is one of the best house plants for enhancing air quality by absorbing harmful toxins and producing pure oxygen.
Looking for a pot to fit your Snake Plant? You'll need an 9cm pot for the small, an 18cm pot for the medium and a 25cm pot for the large, head over to our plant pot page for the full collection. All our plants come with keepsake care guides so you'll never kill a house plant again!
Small: W9cm x H25cm
Medium: W17cm x H65cm (Pictured)
Large: W24cm x H 110cm