Plant Care Variegated Snake Plant

Variegated Snake Plant

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Variegated Snake Plant has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Variegated Snake Plant has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate

Also known as

Snake Plant Laurentii

Taxonomy

Sansevieria trifasciata 'Laurentii'
Sansevieria
Asparagaceae
Asparagales

How to care for Variegated Snake Plant

Water

How often to water your Variegated Snake Plant

Water needs for Variegated Snake Plant
0.5 cups
every 12

Variegated Snake Plant 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 Variegated Snake Plant

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 Variegated Snake Plant in your home

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

Variegated 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 💪.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Variegated Snake Plant

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

FAQs
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Care Summary for Variegated Snake Plant

Variegated Snake Plant

Variegated Snake Plant


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.

What other plant parents say

Variegated Snake Plant has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 2
Variegated Snake Plant has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 2
Variegated Snake Plant has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Rjg avatar
@Rjg
leaf-1 77 Plants
xp 10,254 XP
globe Austin, Texas
07/08/2021

Easy to love, basically impossible to kill.

Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate

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