Cylindrical Snake Plant
4.8 out of 5 (55 experiences)
Also known as
African spear, spear sansevieria and Brazil Saint Bárbara Sword
What other plant parents say
This is such an easy plant to have. Snake plants are so low maintenance, easy to clean leaves (also keeping pests away) and so nice to look at! They are also great to have if you are forgetful with t…
Overall a good plant. Not much bad things to say about these plants except that sometimes the ends of the leaves do brown easily! But it is not too noticeable only if you look really hard at them. Re…
Very cool looking plant. Easy to look after. It grows pretty slowly but occasionally you will need to arrange the plant to keep the parts winding; this is pretty simple though.
I’ve neglected this plant for more than 3 months when I went out of town during covid. It survived! Among watering after returning, it started to grow right away. Gr8 plant boi
It’s durable!!! As well as being strong itself it also survives the occasional missing water which is good if you like a chill approach to plants ✨
So easy to take care of!! My first plant ever so it really is beginner safe and a great choice if you want a very low maintenance plant. ✨🤗
The tips get brown easy, but this plant still knows how to do the right thing and survive. Easy care and pretty stylish
Easy to look after, I’ve had periods of time where I haven’t watered him for over 2 months and he’s been happy :)
Adorable weirdos. With direct sun & weekly waterings (in terracotta,) mine has grown 2 pups in 2 months 😍
Just like your typical snake plant, this little guy can handle just about anything life throws it’s way!
How to care for Cylindrical Snake Plant
Cylindrical Snake Plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Saint Paul, MN.
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June 15th, 2021
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Saint Paul is currently very high 📈. The plant growth potential in your area is currently at its peak! 🌿
The availability of high quality sunli…
June 15th, 2021
Saint Paul is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Saint Paul is expected to increase by 9.1% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 21.2 megajoules of energy per…
June 15th, 2021
This month, Saint Paul is getting an average of 11.9 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 6.3% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 15.4 total hours of …
Cylindrical Snake Plant can tolerate being far from a window and light source.
Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Saint Paul, MN ☀️.️
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 Cylindrical Snake Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
June 10th, 2021
The growing potential in Saint Paul is high 📈.
It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot an…