Plant Care Metallica Snake Plant

Metallica Snake Plant

Taxonomy

Sansevieria 'Metallica'
Sansevieria
Asparagaceae
Asparagales

How to care for Metallica Snake Plant

Water

How often to water your Metallica Snake Plant

Water needs for Metallica Snake Plant
0.5 cups
every 12

Metallica 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 Tampa, Florida.

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 Metallica Snake Plant

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Metallica Snake Plant in Tampa, Florida

Tampa, Florida

60% Medium

Growing Metallica Snake Plant in Tampa right now

Light needs for plant Metallica Snake Plant in Tampa, Florida

Plant growth potential is currently medium 👌

December 1st, 2021

Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Tampa is currently medium 👌.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determining…

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Light needs for plant Metallica Snake Plant in Tampa, Florida

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 19.5% ☀️

November 28th, 2021

Tampa is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Tampa is expected to decrease by 19.5% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.8 megajoules of energy per m2 per day…

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Light needs for plant Metallica Snake Plant in Tampa, Florida

Daylight will decrease by 0.7 hours 📉

November 29th, 2021

This month, Tampa is getting an average of 9.1 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 6.5% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.2 total hours of daylig…

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Finding light for Metallica Snake Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Metallica Snake Plant: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Metallica Snake Plant 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 💪.️

Tampa, Florida currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help ensure this plant has adequate ingredients for growth by treating it to ample light ☀️.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Metallica Snake Plant

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Metallica Snake Plant: 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 Metallica Snake Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Metallica Snake Plant

Metallica Snake Plant

Metallica Snake Plant


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 6ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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