This specimen, commonly referred to as Bowstring Hemp, is a strong, hardy plant that tolerates neglect well. It also purifies the air in your home as a houseplant. It get its name from the tall leaves that stand upright in a sword like shape with a pointed tip. The leaves are dark green with waves of cream colored stripes. Sansevieria zeylanica is a flowering plant, but rarely flowers; When it does, they have fragrant, greenish-white flowers. Mildly toxic for humans and pets if eaten.
Light Requirements: Bright, indirect light.
Water Requirements: Water when top few inches of soil are dry.
Toxic to Pets? Yes