Snake Plant (Sansevieria francisii) in the Snake Plants Database

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Full Shade
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
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
Resistances: Drought 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

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Date: 2017-12-31New offset
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Date: 2018-01-11
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Location: At home - San Joaquin County, CADate: 2014-11-17A new Sansevieria in our collection - Sansevieria francisii
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Date: 2008-12-30
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Date: 2012-07-05This is a small Sansevieria plant with spiked, brown tips.  This
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Location: PhilippinesDate: June 2014Sansevieria francisii
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Date: 2017-11-24
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Date: 2017-11-24Arial root
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Date: 2017-11-24 Emerging flower stem
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Tarev's Succulent Adventure by tarev Nov 19, 2014 12:08 PM 27
Sansevieria Francisii by STUDIOFRNursery Jan 18, 2013 10:54 PM 0
Sansevieria, greatest house plants alive!! by Stush2019 Dec 11, 2018 8:54 AM 1,651

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