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Sansevieria Moonshine, also known as Silver Snake Plant or Silver Queen, is a striking and low-maintenance houseplant cherished for its unique silver-green foliage. This resilient plant adds a touch of elegance to any indoor space with its upright growth habit and architectural leaves.

 

Care Instructions:

Light: Sansevieria Moonshine thrives in bright, indirect light but can also tolerate low light conditions. Avoid exposing it to direct sunlight for extended periods, as this can scorch the leaves.

 

Watering: Water your Sansevieria Moonshine sparingly, allowing the soil to dry out between waterings. Overwatering can lead to root rot, so it's best to err on the side of underwatering. During the winter months, reduce watering frequency to prevent waterlogged soil.

 

Soil: Use a well-draining potting mix specifically formulated for succulents or cacti. A mixture of potting soil, perlite, and coarse sand works well to ensure proper drainage.

 

Temperature: Sansevieria Moonshine prefers temperatures between15-29°C

Avoid exposing it to extreme temperatures or drafts, as this can stress the plant.

 

Humidity: This plant is tolerant of low humidity levels, making it suitable for a variety of indoor environments. However, occasional misting or placing a humidity tray nearby can help maintain optimal moisture levels, especially during the dry winter months.

 

Repotting: Sansevieria Moonshine is slow-growing and typically doesn't require frequent repotting. Repotting every 2-3 years or when the plant becomes rootbound is sufficient. Choose a slightly larger pot with adequate drainage holes to accommodate its growing roots.

 

Pruning: Trim any yellowing or dead leaves with clean, sharp scissors to maintain the plant's appearance and encourage new growth. Sansevieria Moonshine is relatively pest-resistant but inspect regularly for signs of pests such as spider mites or mealybugs.

 

Propagation: Propagate Sansevieria Moonshine through leaf cuttings or division. Simply cut a healthy leaf into sections and plant them in moist soil, or divide the plant at the roots and repot each section into its own container.

 

Toxicity: Sansevieria Moonshine is toxic to pets if ingested, so keep it out of reach of curious pets and children. Display it on high shelves or in hanging planters to prevent accidental nibbling.

 

Benefits: In addition to its aesthetic appeal, Sansevieria Moonshine is known for its air-purifying properties, making it an excellent choice for improving indoor air quality. It removes toxins such as formaldehyde, benzene, and xylene from the air, creating a healthier living environment.


Pot diameter 12cm

 

 

Sansevieria Moonshine

£17.00Price
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