Superba Robusta Snake Plant

Sansevieria trifasciata 'Superba Robusta'

Perhaps one of the easiest houseplants to grow, needing little light and little water. The compact size is perfect for desks, table tops, or shelves. Happy with low to bright light; avoid direct sun. Can also grow in fluorescent lighting. Perfect for the office!
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Good to Grow...indoors:


Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade

Allow soil to dry between waterings.

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Botanical Pronunciationsan-se-VEER-ee-uh try-fask-ee-AH-tuh
Average Size at MaturityReaches 10 to 12 in. tall.
Bloom TimePrized for Foliage
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorVariegated
Garden StyleContemporary, Tropical
Landscape UseContainer, Houseplant
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Full shade, Partial shade
Special FeatureEasy Care
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsAllow soil to dry between waterings.

Prefers bright indirect light. Grows slower in low light conditions. Water when the soil is almost completely dry- do not overwater. Provide good drainage. Keep in temperatures above 50°F

This Plant's Growing Zones: ALL

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone:

Grow Indoors in All Zones