Common Name:Â Good luck plant, Snake plant Twister, Tsunami
Botanical Name:Â Sansevieria trifasciata prain
Other names:Â Snake Plant - Star (Tornado)
Origin:Â West Africa
What's special?Â Tornado/ Twister/ Tsunami/ Star â€“ this snake plant has got a lot of cool tags due to its beautiful twisting foliage. Snake Plant Star has many interesting qualities â€“ removes harmful toxins from air; requires very little watering; it is low light tolerant; and above all, the shape, size & color is just perfect for any interior setting. You can put this plant anywhere in your bedroom, or someplace in your leaving room to give a soothing feel; it will even sit nicely on a workstation or a coffee table. This natural air-purifier, which operates 24*7, is one of the most sought out indoor plants.
Growth Habits:Â Around 3 to 4 feet tall
Soil Requirement:Â Sandy soil having low peat content
Watering Schedule:Â Once a week would be sufficient
Light condition:Â Indirect sunlight
Ideal Temperature:Â Anywhere between 18 - 25 degree Celsius
Repotting instructions:Â Anywhere between 18 - 25 degree Celsius
Suitable Locations:Â Any indoor place, like room corners, balcony, windows, wherever you can find indirect sunlight.
Caring Tips:ï»¿â€¢ Always use well-draining soil, wet soil can cause serious trouble to this plant. â€¢ Stay a little careful if you have pets and/or children around as snake plants are poisonous if ingested. â€¢ Water only when the soil is dry. Do no put or sprinkle water on leaves of this plant as it may cause damage. â€¢ As the plant grows, bottom leaves will sometimes dry up. This is normal and dried up leaves should be removed. â€¢ Avoid direct sunlight as it will scorch the leaves, but also avoid dark corners or areas as this might impede growth.