Sansevieria Laurentii

Erect evergreen perennial with strap-shaped, fleshy, sharply-pointed, deep green leaves, with light gray-green horizontal stripes and broad creamy-yellow edges.

Available in 6″ 8″ and 10″ Pots



Snake Plants→Mother-in-law’s tongue (Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Laurentii’)

Common names:
Mother-in-law’s tongue
Snake plant


Botanical names:
Sansevieria trifasciata Accepted
Sansevieria trifasciata var. laurentii Synonym
Sansevieria laurentii Synonym


General Plant Information
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Shade
Plant Height: 1-3 feet
Plant Spread: 1 foot
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