Sansevieria Fernwood

Care: Easy

Pot in cm: 4

Height in cm: 10 (including pot)

Position: bright spot, direct sunlight, will tolerate shady spot too

Soil: well draining potting compost

Watering: as and when required, allow to dry up a bit in between

Pot covers: choose a 5-6cm pot cover to give a good fit over the pot.

Famous plant that most know as 'Mother's in Law tongue' or Devil's Tongue' or 'Snake Plant'. Native to Africa and South Asia. Comprises of around 70 species all different and interesting looking plants. Although Sansevierias flower, its not their flowers that attract people to this plant. Flowers when appear are quite modest compare to stunning fleshy leaves that can be very long or small. Very collectable plant and one of the easiest to care for. It thrives on neglect.