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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
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
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
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: USPP 796 (Expired)
Parentage: Sport of: Laurentii

I've had both for over 5 years and Sansevieria in the smaller pot

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Location: In my garden, Falls Church, VADate: 2017-06-28
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Date: 2013-10-30
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Date: 2013-10-30
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Date: 2009-10-27If you could have only one Sansevieria, maybe this is the one to
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Location: Clarksville, TNDate: 2017-10-07
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Date: 2010-04-21
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Date: 2013-03-23
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Date: 2013-03-23
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Date: 2013-03-23
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Date: 2014-02-09
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Location: Winter Springs, FL zone 9bDate: 2016-08-10
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Location: Pittsburgh, Pa. Date: Aug. 2011another image of just potted up after purchase
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Location: Pittsburgh, Pa. Date: Aug. 2011Just potted up after purchase
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Date: 2013-03-23
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Date: 2014-03-04
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Date: 2014-03-04
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Date: 2010-05-25
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Plant Events from our members
carlysuko On October 2, 2019 Cuttings took
All three cuttings rooted, we shall see how long until new growth begins.
carlysuko On August 28, 2019 Cuttings stuck
Cut a stem into three and stuck in potting soil and perlite. Placed in shade outside.
carlysuko On August 28, 2019 Cuttings stuck
Cut a stem into three and stuck in potting soil and perlite. Placed in shade outside.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Correct ID by Horace Mar 16, 2018 1:04 PM 7
Orange spot on Sansevieria Bantel's sensation by melbella Mar 9, 2019 6:27 AM 1
Show your variegated plants! (or spotted, splashed, etc anything but green!) by Gina1960 Dec 19, 2018 8:38 AM 200
Entryway (Chill-Me-For-A-Moment) Plants - your list of suggestions! by DogsNDaylilies Nov 5, 2015 2:26 PM 22
Succulent and Cactus Chat for 2014 by gg5 Sep 12, 2018 3:08 PM 1,322
Look what I found on clearence by Stush2019 Oct 25, 2015 7:37 PM 59
Sansevieria by extranjera Jan 1, 2013 8:04 PM 19
Sansevieria, greatest house plants alive!! by Stush2019 Oct 24, 2021 1:32 PM 3,462

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