Thursday, June 23, 2011

Sansevieria Snake Plant Mother-in-Law's Tongue

Sansevieria or better known Snake Plant, Mother-in-Law's Tongue is a sort of ornamental plants that are very popular to decorate the interior of the house, because this plant can grow in conditions of little water and the light of the sun (about 60-85°F).

Sansevieria has thick, vertical sword shaped leaves. The leaves are dark green and are accented with lighter green bars going horizontal along the blade like leaves. Some varieties have a yellowish colored border along the leaves.

Sansevieria has many advantages, such as to be able to survive in the rank of time and temperature and the light they are very ample, very resistant to the polluting agents, and are able to absorb type 107 of polluting agents in the zone of dense traffic and a full room of tobacco smoke and can absorb the radiation of electronic products. Some polluting agents are absorbed by sanseviera.

* Sansevieria is a type of plant with the greater uptake rate.
* Treatment of the plants is cheap
* To always eliminate the O2 substance without producing CO2 substance so that one adjusts in his place within the room.

* Japan country has taken advantage from the vegetal fiber like material for weaves and creations
* This plant produces fragrances during afternoon, especially when the flowering. Language in the law is used like ingredient of fragrance in some developed countries
* It can be used like medicine material, such as;
   a. Rubber: It can be used like antiseptic
   b. Roots: it is possible to be used like a hair of tonic update/and to be cured the hemorrhoids
   c. Leaf: When burning fire can be cured headaches, when the stew likes a medicine for the diabetes
* It can reduce the radiation of electromagnetic waves generated by the computer and the then television, and if the plant is placed next to the computer or the television.

Plant care:
1. These plants can live with exposure to sunlight or indoors. But if you want to be stored indoors, do not forget dried plants once a week to stay fresh.

2. The irrigation is due to only do 1-2 times per week. To water with too much frequency will only do that this plant in the bacteria lived. Also to choose the moment for planting culture means (ground, the poor fuel rind, sand and ferns)

3. The fertilization generally the language in the law on the fertilizer use like the rates of slow decomposition It is that the plant from treatment of Sansevieria very easy to have a great amount of benefits. We go, the plantation of "Mother-in-Law's Tongue".


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