Hailing from Africa, Sansevieria Starfish is part of the Sansevieria genus, also known as Snake Plants. These plants have adapted to thrive in various African regions and are loved for their resilience and adaptability.
What makes the Sansevieria Starfish truly special is its foliage. Its leaves fan out in a star-like pattern, resembling the arms of a celestial starfish. The leaves are typically a rich, vibrant green, adding a touch of elegance to any space. This distinctive growth pattern sets it apart from other houseplants, making it an eye-catching choice.
Sansevieria Starfish exhibits a compact growth habit, forming small clusters of star-shaped rosettes. This charming feature makes it an ideal choice for smaller spaces or as a delightful addition to your existing plant collection. Its low-maintenance nature and distinctive appearance make it an excellent conversation starter in any room.
Sansevieria Starfish is a low-maintenance, beginner-friendly, and air-purifying houseplant that excels in low-light conditions. It's an ideal choice for those new to plant care, recommended by NASA for its air-purifying abilities, and perfect for spaces with limited natural light, making it a versatile and hassle-free addition to your indoor garden.
This plant thrives in a wide range of lighting conditions, from low light to bright, indirect sunlight. Its adaptability allows you to place it virtually anywhere in your home.
Sansevieria Starfish prefers to dry out between waterings, so it's more resilient to underwatering than overwatering. Keep its soil relatively dry to prevent root rot.
Well-draining soil is crucial to prevent waterlogging. Opt for a potting mix designed for succulents or cacti.
Maintain indoor temperatures between 65°F to 80°F for optimal growth. It can tolerate slightly lower temperatures but should be protected from cold drafts. This plant is quite adaptable to humidity levels, and it thrives in most household conditions (about 40- 50%).
Feed your Sansevieria Starfish with a diluted, balanced liquid fertilizer during the growing season (spring and summer) every 4-6 weeks to encourage healthy growth.
Exercise caution, as this plant contains Saponins and can be toxic if ingested. Ensure it's kept out of reach of both pets and children to prevent any potential harm.
Your plant will be carefully wrapped in a sturdy box. If your plant comes with a clay pot, it will be meticulously bubble wrapped as well. There will be wooden stakes positioned in the soil to support the plant and keep it secured during shipping.
When opening your package, some soil may be loose in the box. Plant orders are shipped within 3-5 days depending on the availability of the plant. We ship our plants Monday through Friday, all twelve months of the year! If you need your order urgently, please message us so we can upgrade your shipping (additional cost applied). We do not ship outside of the continental United States.
Our packaging materials are:
100% recyclable and biodegradable cardboard boxes.
100% biodegradable packing peanuts made from natural and non-toxic sources.
Bubblewrap will only be used for clay/ ceramic pots
Wooden stake to support the plant.
*All of our packages are sterilized before leaving the door.
We only ship out beautiful, healthy plants with protective packaging. Please track your package and open it immediately upon arrival. All plants are guaranteed for 30 days after arrival. Therefore, please contact us immediately via firstname.lastname@example.org if you receive your package and are not satisfied.
When you purchase online, your plants have to go through lots of stress while traveling so they may need a few days to adjust to their new environment and thrive. If your plant does not perk back up after a few days of care, let us know and we will send replacements free of charge. Remember that we always try our best to accommodate you.
It’s advised that you should repot the plant as soon as you get it. After repotting, your new houseplant will most likely struggle with transplant shock. It may appear droopy, faded, or have a slower growth rate than usual during this time. This is completely normal, and it’s also normal for transplant shock to hit especially hard after repotting a brand-new houseplant. To make sure your plant has plenty of time to adjust to its new surroundings, wait a day after potting and water your plant. Make sure any excess water drains completely from the pot afterward. Monitor your soil’s moisture levels daily to start creating a watering routine. To help perk up your new houseplant, we recommend adding a little water-soluble fertilizer, compost, or sugar water to your soil to boost its nutrients and help it grow.