Cylindrica Sansevieria Long, Cylindrical Snake Plant
Cylindrica Sansevieria Long is a flowering plant in the Asparagaceae family that is also known as the cylindrical snake plant or African spear plant. It is native to Africa’s Angola and is distinguished by tall, narrow, cylindrical leaves that grow upright from a basal rosette. Although the leaves are typically green, some cultivars may have variegated or striped leaves.
Cylindrical Snake Plant is a low-maintenance plant that thrives in a variety of growing conditions. It is drought-tolerant and can thrive in low-light environments, making it an excellent choice for those who do not have a lot of time to devote to plant care. It is also known for its ability to purify the air by removing toxins, making it an excellent choice for indoor plants.
Cylindrical Snake Plants should be planted in a well-draining soil mix and watered sparingly, allowing the soil to dry between waterings. It is also critical to provide bright, indirect light to the plant and to avoid overwatering, which can cause root rot. This can grow to be quite large and make an eye-catching addition to any indoor or outdoor garden with proper care.
To care Cylindrica Sansevieria Plant:
- Light: These plants prefer bright, indirect light, but they can also tolerate low light conditions. Avoid placing them in direct sunlight, as this can cause the leaves to yellow or bleach.
- Water: Water the plant once a week, allowing the soil to dry out slightly between waterings. Be careful not to overwater, as this can lead to root rot.
- Soil: Use a well-draining potting mix, such as a cactus mix or a mix of equal parts potting soil, perlite, and sand.
- Fertilizer: Fertilize once a month during the growing season (spring and summer) with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted to half strength.
- Temperature: It can tolerate a wide range of temperatures, but they prefer temperatures between 60-80°F. Avoid exposing them to temperatures below 50°F, as this can cause damage to the leaves.
- Repotting: Repot every two to three years, or when the roots become crowded in the current pot. Choose a pot that is slightly larger than the current one and use a well-draining potting mix.
Available in Two Sizes
All measurements are presented as a range because each plant is unique; its size and shape vary with the season.
4″ inches pot: 6 sticks
6″ inches pot: 8 sticks