Sansevieria kirkii var pulchra 'Coppertone'

marlonmachadoJuly 27, 2008

Is the color of this cultivar due to variegation, or is it a color mutant? Well, what I want to know really is if it will grow true from leaf cuttings.

Cheers,

Marlon.

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woodnative(6)

Marlon-
I don't know the origins, but 'Coppertone' comes 100% true from leaf cuttings. The coloration is beautiful, and this is not only one of my favorite Sans, but also one of my favorite "houseplants". A beauty!!

    Bookmark   July 27, 2008 at 10:57PM
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marlonmachado

Thanks woodnative,

It is good to know that it will come true from leaf cuttings, I want to propagate mine so that I can have spares to give to friends (people always ask me for an offset when they see my plant), but the plant offsets very slowly!

Cheers,

Marlon.

    Bookmark   July 28, 2008 at 7:27AM
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