Sansevieria francisii

Sansevieria francisii, commonly known as snake plant or mother-in-law’s tongue, is a perennial member of the Dracaenaceae family native to Kenya. It is a succulent plant growing to 60 cm height and having pencil-like leaves with sharp spiny points arranged spirally in 5 rows. The paniculate inflorescence consists of Greenish-white flowers. The fruit is a berry.


Common NameSnake Plant
Botanical nameSansevieria francisii
Life CyclePerennial
Basic Colourwhite, green
Height40 -> 60 cm
HabitatGardens In mild to tropical climates
Altitudetell us
Bloom Timetell us
Plant TypeHerb, Succulent , Ornamental
Fruit TypeBerry
different tolerancesHardy
Used PartsWhole plant
Plant UsesOrnamental
Active substancesNo active substances known
USDA Zone10 (-1), 11 (+4), 12 (+10)
Sun ExposureSun, Part shade
Soil pHNeutral
Soil MoistureDry
Soil Type Sandy, Silty
Propagationby Cuttings, by division
Germinationtell us
Pests/ DiseasesDisease free

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