New to Sans and a New Sans

ultra_violetDecember 24, 2013

I just bought my first Sansevieria (my local Lowes has most 1.5gal houseplants on clearance for $7!). The plant tag has minimal info so I tried identifying my particular plant with pictures online.

IMO it most resembles either Sansevieria trifasciata 'Laurentii' or Sansevieria trifasciata 'Laurentii compacta.' As I'm new to this species, what variety do you think it is?

Thanks in advance.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
ultra_violet

And a close-up pic:

    Bookmark   December 24, 2013 at 12:42PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Stush2049(Pitts., Pa. 6)

Sansevieria trifasciata 'Laurentii' most likely. compacta would have smaller and a little wider leaf.
For $7 you got a deal. Enjoy.
Stush

    Bookmark   December 26, 2013 at 3:44PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
roberto2

In the USA its commercial name is "S.laurentii Black Gold", maybe it is the same of Chahinian's 'Laurentii compacta'. Or a poorly banded Laurentii...who knows??
Look here (if most of the names are wrong)....
http://www.triadplantco.com/listplants-details.php?type=sansevieria

    Bookmark   December 27, 2013 at 5:42AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Should I repot my snake plant ?
Hello, I've heard that snake plants like to be root...
HellKitchenGuy
snake plant keeps dying
Greetings, my snake plant that I keep in a room (temperature...
cicak
new sans
Along with the orchid cactus I picked up this little...
bkempress
Any kinds of "cylindrical" leaf Sansevieria grow well low light?
Glad I found this forum on GardenWeb. I would like...
acg85
So I planted a Sans. Rhizome & Look
Another wacky experiment of mine, here's what I got This...
pirate_girl
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™