Snake Plant “Black Coral”
Sansevieria trifasciata ‘black coral’
Are you looking for a new, exotic houseplant to add to your collection? Well, the Snake Plant “Black Coral” is a fantastic choice for those who want an elegant indoor houseplant with an easy-care and air-purifying nature! Go on, grab yourself a Snake Plant. We won’t tell!
How To Care For Snake Plant “Black Coral”
Don’t overwater. Too much water is the snake plant’s weakness. Place in a well-drained plant pot to avoid overwatering, as it can lead to root rot. Only water the soil when it’s completely dry.
Indirect sunlight is best. Partial sun works best for snake plants. Though, it can still grow in darker corners or in brighter window areas. If completely shaded, the plant can dull and the leaves may become a bit floppy.
Perhaps one of the most popular reasons people include snake plants in their decor is that they’re low maintenance, requiring little attention to grow. They’re resilient, hardy plants and can survive in relatively dry environments, both indoors and ou
Keep in well-draining, sandy soil. Avoid using peat-based compost and opt for a cactus based mix, if you’re looking for a ready-mixed potting medium.
Really not necessary but you can opt to use a weak cactus fertiliser during spring and summer. Don’t fertilise in winter.
Snake plants shouldn’t really be affected by pests and diseases, but if you have an infestation already in the house, make sure you move it away and treat it with neem oil if necessary.
Choose a sturdy pot when repotting and be gentle with the roots. You can easily propagate your snake plant by division when repotting. Make sure you use fresh, sandy compost when repotting your snake plant.
About Snake Plant “Black Coral”
Are you looking for an easy-care, showstopping houseplant? Well, look no further! The Snake Plant Black Coral is a rare and exotic houseplant that will sit happily by a window or in a conservatory.
The Snake Plant Black Coral (sometimes called the “Snake Plant Black Gold”) has beautiful sleek leaves with horizontal variegations. One of these would look fantastic on a sideboard or a coffee table, breaking up the harsh corners of a room.
Similar to other household succulents, snake plants help to filter indoor air. What’s unique about this particular plant is that it’s one of the few plants that can convert carbon dioxide (CO2) into oxygen at night, making it a fantastic bedroom plant. And guess what? A Snake Plant Black Coral is no different!
This quality makes it an ideal plant for bedroom decor as it can help regulate healthy airflow.
Snake plants are also known for their ability to help remove toxic air pollutants called VOC‘s. Though in small contributions, snake plants can absorb cancer-causing pollutants, including CO2, benzene, formaldehyde, xylene, and toluene.
With the ability to absorb and remove harmful toxins, snake plants can act as an effective defence against airborne allergies.
Did you know this houseplant is part of our (almost) “unkillable” houseplant range? This is an easy-care houseplant through and through. Simply find it a place in your home, water it occasionally and voila! It’ll sit their elegantly all year round! The Snake Plant Black Coral makes a perfect gift for those new to gardening and the not-so green fingered!
Over the course of it’s life, a Snake Plant will grow anywhere between 6 inches and several feet. Simply leave it and let it do it’s thing! it’ll look elegant whatever you choose to do with it.
Please note: this plant comes in a plastic nursery pot. Browse our entire range of plant pots to add that extra charm and character to your home.
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