Sansevieria Plant Care


> Type: INDOOR plant

  • Known as “the bedroom plant”, it is famous for cleaning indoor air.
  • Once the plant completely settles in the new pot, can be kept outdoor in semi shade occasionally for decor.
  • When newly potted, plant might look a little dry, but that is nothing to worry about. It is just adjusting to the new environment.
  • Once in a while keep the plant outside in fresh air if kept in a closed room.

> Watering: Good drainage in the soil is a must, no overwatering.  

  • In any season, allow soil to dry between watering.
  • Try to avoid getting leaves wet when you water.
  • In rainy seasons if plant gets wet outside, make sure to move the plant in dry location immediately. Restrain from watering for a few days.
  • Even if you are not able to water the plant for 2-3 weeks, it can survive. With adequate care, it has has the capacity to grow healthy again.

> Common concerns:

  • Leaves are drooping shorty after receiving it – Don’t worry you plant is adjusting to the new environment.
  • Leaves or roots are turning mushy – You have been putting too much water. Do not water for few days, keep the plant outside in indirect sunlight for 2 days and control the water going forward.
  • Leaves are turning droopy – Same, your have been overwatering.
  • Safe for pets? – It can be toxic for cats and dogs, must be kept away from the reach of pets.

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