Discover Snake Plant Varieties: 30+ Types of Dracaena Plants



Snake plants are succulents, also known as Dracaena TrifasciataSansevieria, or the fun moniker ‘mother-in-law’s tongue’.

Now let’s look at some of the most popular sansevieria varieties and find out which would suit your needs and home the best.

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37 Snake Plant Varieties

African Spear Dracaena (Dracaena Angolensis)

This plant has long, grey-green leaves with vertical grooves and light green stripes. It’s a herbaceous perennial succulent that can grow up to 3 feet across and up to 7 feet high.


Bantel’s Sensation aka White Dracaena (Dracaena Trifasciata)

The name is from Gustav Bantel, a native of St. Louis, Missouri, who developed and patented it in 1948. Although it doesn’t produce many flowers, the long, vertical flower stalks are attractive. 


Black Gold (Dracaena Trifasciata ‘Black Gold’)

Black Gold snake plant is native to Africa and India and doesn’t require much maintenance, apart from watering once every week or two during the summer or once a month in the winter.


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