Plant Care Blue Sansevieria

Blue Sansevieria

About Blue Sansevieria

Blue Sansevieria is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs very little water to thrive. They do best in moderate sunlight 🌤 and should be less than 6 feet from a window.

Blue Sansevieria likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.

Taxonomy

Dracaena hanningtonii
Dracaena
Asparagaceae
Asparagales

Also known as

Sword Sansevieria and East African Wild Sisal

How to care for Blue Sansevieria

Water

How often to water your Blue Sansevieria

Water needs for Blue Sansevieria
0.5 cups
every 12

Blue Sansevieria needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Blue Sansevieria

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Blue Sansevieria in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Blue Sansevieria: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Blue Sansevieria can tolerate being far from a window and light source.

Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Blue Sansevieria in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Blue Sansevieria

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Blue Sansevieria: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Blue Sansevieria after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Blue Sansevieria

Blue Sansevieria

Blue Sansevieria


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 6ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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