Sansevieria ‘Black Jade Hahnii’

‘Black Jade Hahnii’ is a dwarf variety of the well known Snake Plant.



Snake Plants→Bird’s Nest Snake Plant (Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Hahnii’)

Common names:
Bird’s Nest Snake Plant
Snake Plant


Botanical names:
Sansevieria trifasciata Accepted
Sansevieria hahnii Synonym


General Plant Information
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
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
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 470 (Expired)
Parentage: Sport of: Laurentii