What is it?

rootdiggernc(Z-7A NC)November 9, 2004

I got this a while back and have never been able to identify which Sans it is. Can anyone help? It is a rosette form with long narrow draping straps.

Pics at this link. The orange color is just a reflection from the pot.

Thanks for any help!


Here is a link that might be useful: Sans pics

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Ispahan Zone6a Chicago

It looks to me like it is a variant of S. parva or S. dooneri. In either case it is a lovely plant well worth having.

Hope this helps,

    Bookmark   November 9, 2004 at 5:21PM
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Cena(S CA 10A)

Don't know enough about them to speculate that it is a varient or not, but it certainly looks like S. parva to me.

Easy, quick grower. Enjoy it, its a nice plant I finally got a start of.

Welcome to the Sanseveria forum!

    Bookmark   November 12, 2004 at 2:54PM
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rootdiggernc(Z-7A NC)

I googled the parva and the dooneri. Looks like the parva with it's narrow straps. It's blooming now, which is a first for me with Sansevierias. Way Cool! Thanks for the help! I really appreciate it.

    Bookmark   November 12, 2004 at 4:05PM
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mairzy_dotes(zone 10)

Cena....If you ever want a big bunch of S. parva, there is a nursery up here (Lakewood Nursery) in Lakewood that always has several 1 gal containers of it. At least they did the last time I was there. You can always call first. Also, H & H Nursery gets in fisherii and moonshine often.

    Bookmark   November 13, 2004 at 11:52AM
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