We love this eye-catching succulent for its looks and its ability to clean the air!
There are about 70 varieties of Sansevieria, known as ‘snake plants’ because of the shape of their leaves.
Sansevieria Trifasciata Moonshine - or Mother in law’s tongue - is a large houseplant know for its ability to purify the air. It is very good at absorbing toxins such as nitrogen oxides and improving indoor air quality.
It is also a very easy care houseplant, requiring little maintenance and it’s happy to sit in a spot with either bright light or shade.
It has long, stiff, vertical leaves and is a stylish plant with a sculptural look.
Sansevieria Trifasciata, or snake plants, were named ‘Office plant of the year’ in 2020 by a panel of judges focusing on plants for mental health, so if you’re looking for something to brighten up your home office, make you feel good and purify the air - and you’re wondering where to buy your snake plant - then you need look no further!
If someone is lucky enough to be receiving this houseplant as a gift, we can enclose a free, handwritten card with the delivery. We won’t include any paperwork either!
Suitable for beginners to houseplants, it really thrives on very little attention and is very happy with poor soil.
Where should it go?
Mother in law’s tongue is happy in sun or shade.
How much water should it have?
It needs little watering, only water when completely dry.
Does it need feeding?
You can give a feed in spring and summer, why not try our vegan, organic plant food?
Is it suitable if I have pets?
No, mother in law’s tongue is toxic to dogs and cats.
What size is it?
Width 18cm Height 80cm
Why not take a look at our selection of seagrass planters which give your plant a super stylish look?
Another Sansevieria you might be inspired by our Snake Plants.
For more tips on general houseplant care, take a look at our video!