Snake Plant (Sansevieria trifasciata 'Moonshine') in the Snake Plants Database

Trade name information:
Series: Futura
Cultivar name: 'Moonshine'
Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Other: Flowering is erratic. Unlike plants such as agave which die after flowering, Sansevieria will simply cease to produce new leaves. The flowered plant will continue to grow by producing plantlets via its rhizomes or stolons.
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Stolons and runners
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Prefers to be under-potted

The new silvery leaves change to olive green

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
I'm not sure this is 'Moonshine' by purpleinopp Jul 29, 2019 9:20 AM 7
Sansevieria Help by HeatherH444 Jan 17, 2020 3:06 AM 1
Help with Sansevieria pls by NatL Jan 12, 2020 4:05 AM 4
Needing a few more ID's by bwbillh Nov 23, 2019 9:45 PM 8
sansevieria moonshine advice by Klara333 Jul 15, 2019 2:47 AM 5
What species sansevieria is this? by SucculentSmile Feb 14, 2019 7:02 AM 5
Show your variegated plants! (or spotted, splashed, etc anything but green!) by Gina1960 Dec 19, 2018 8:38 AM 200
New plants with roots coming out of nursery pots by Crofton09 Oct 2, 2018 1:59 PM 12
Is my snake plant dead?! by Morganahelding Apr 1, 2018 10:44 PM 13
About sansevieria species by CanT Dec 17, 2017 10:29 AM 3
Who likes Snake Plants? Sansevierias? by JB Oct 3, 2016 2:11 PM 47

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