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SANSEVIERIA TRIFASCIATA Potted plant, Mother-in-law's tongue,

Price £ 9

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Article Number004.210.29

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This plant is hardwearing and easy-care, so you can create a green home without being a gardening expert.

Decorate your home with plants combined with a plant pot to suit your style.

  • Native to South Africa and Asia.

    Slow growing.

    Easy care plant.

    Ideal office plant.

    This plant is sensitive to over watering. Too much water in the pot can restrict the oxygen flow to the roots, causing damage to the plant.

    Give your plants a boost with fertiliser every month. If you notice that the plant has gone dormant - let it be until next season.

    IKEA provides all potted plants with nutrient-rich soil, repotting is not needed until 1 year after purchase.

    Remove dust every now and then to allow the plant to get as much light as possible.

    The height of the plants can vary.

  • Material
    Plant/ Substrate:
    Cultivated potted plant
    Polypropylene plastic

    Only for decoration, not suitable for consumption.


    Water sparingly.


    Minimum temperature 15°C.


    For indoor use

    Place in a light area, out of direct sunlight.


Diameter of plant pot: 14 cm

Height of plant: 40 cm

  • SANSEVIERIA TRIFASCIATAArticle Number004.210.29

    Length: 50 cm

    Weight: 0.95 kg

    Diameter: 20 cm

    Package(s): 1


A large pup with barely any rootsVerified ReviewerI went to my local IKEA store (Wembley) last night as I noticed they had them back in stock. I was pleasantly surprised to see that they had the Gold Flame variety. All plants were overwatered, most probably due to the fact that they weren't established ones and with barely any roots to prevent them from falling off. There was one plant out of its soil and you can clearly see that it was currently removed from the mother plant and repotted recently. There was also a NPK Blue Fertilizer balls in the soil, probably in the hope to fast producing roots. I tried to speak to a Manager, but the staff member told me that she just went on to break and didn't want her food to get cold. Then she sent someone else, who, after a long conversation with her said that she has to investigate for herself. IKEA buyers, please make sure your suppliers are selling you established plants.1
GoodVerified ReviewerGood5
Love this plant, looks greatVerified ReviewerLove this plant, looks great and low maintenance!5
Verified ReviewerNice indoor plant and it was excellent.. I would recommend this potted plants...5
Price bit expensive i always buy never a dealVerified ReviewerExpensive and never a deal available3
Just what i was looking forVerified ReviewerReasonable price and looks very heathy. Ideal plant to purify the air.5
PerfectVerified ReviewerGreat value looks great in the room5
Verified ReviewerGood value for money. Quality is ok4
Beautiful Plant!Verified ReviewerThis plant is beautiful and is growing really well after being repotted!5
Sansevieria trifasciataVerified ReviewerBought just before Cov19 closure, heathy plant and now repotted growing well.5
Lovely healthy plant.Verified ReviewerVery healthy plant.English name Mother-in-law s tongue. Last a very long time,easy to look after.5
Amazing Value Sanseviera TrifasciataVerified ReviewerI am impressed with the quality and value of the foliage plants like this Sanseviera which I bought, along with a green planter. The plant is larger than you often see in garden centres and it even has two offsets which I will be able to repot.5
Verified ReviewerThanks everything is good5
Hope she doesn't kill itVerified ReviewerMy daughter loves the plants in Ikea and we very rarely leave with out one, this is her biggest plant purchase and sits lovely in her room5
Lovely looking plantVerified ReviewerPlant looks perfect in our lounge4
Good plantVerified ReviewerThey seemed a bit tired and dusty so I bought just one instead of the three I had planned. There seemed to be only two out of the species displayed. They might have looked better in spring when they were first supplied. However, after cleaning the leaves and repotting the plant, it looks very nice.I'm sure it has many years to live in my bathroom. Going forward, I might just wait until spring to buy plants3
Great plant but all had quite bad dinksVerified ReviewerGreat household plant for a low light rooms and low maintenance.4
Quality plants - bought 3!Verified ReviewerQuality plants - bought 3!5
Lovely bright green succulentVerified ReviewerI had been thinking about getting this plant for some time so checked the website and saw that they were available in my local store. I was delighted to find there were still some on sale when I visited and bought my plant...yeah!5
Tough looking plantVerified ReviewerI needed a replacement plant for the kitchen and this fits the bill. Strong, upright, variegated leaves, it makes a bold statement without taking up much room. Hopefully it will continue to thrive as it looks to be a good healthy plant. Excellent value for money too.5

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Care thrives in green leaves

Did you know that if you take care of your plants, they’ll take care of you? We have long known that plants are an easy way to make your home more pleasant. But we also wanted to find out if and how they affect our health. We found answers to our questions in a study we carried out with the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. Plants are indeed good for our well-being. Our green friends can help us to be more creative and also reduce stress – care thrives in their green leaves!

SANSEVIERIA TRIFASCIATA Potted plant, Mother-in-law's tongue, 14 cm

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