Sansevieria superba 'Black Gold'


Ed's Plant Profile

  • Botanical Name: Sansevieria superba 'Black Gold'
  • Pronunciation: san-suh-veer-ee-uh
  • Common Name: Black Gold Snake Plant
  • Family: Asparagaceae
  • Native Range: West Africa

Ed's Care Guide

  • Care Level: Easy
  • Light: Can tolerate any lighting conditions but prefers bright indirect light. In low light conditions, the leaves may turn a darker green color
  • Water: Allow soil to completely dry out before watering. Plant is drought-tolerant. 
  • Humidity: Medium 
  • Temperature: 55-85F
  • Pruning: Prune as needed to remove brown or dead leaves and control growth.
  • Feeding: Fertilize with a general-purpose plant food twice a year in spring and summer. 
  • Propagation: Easily propagated through division
  • Growth: Can grow up to 2’ feet tall
  • Pests: Generally resilient to pests
  • Toxicity: Toxic to humans and pets