Sansevieria trifasciata 'Bantel's Sensation'
mother-in-law's tongue 'Bantel's Sensation'
'Bantel's Sensation' is a stemless evergreen perennial to 60cm, with erect, fleshy, linear dark green leaves with broken longitudinal creamy-white stripes; rarely flowers
Ultimate height0.5–1 metres
Time to ultimate height5–10 years
Ultimate spread0.1–0.5 metres
Colour & scent
|Spring||Green White||Cream Green|
- Full sun
East–facing or South–facing
- Native to the UK
- Clump forming
Sansevieria are stemless, erect, rhizomatous, succulent perennials with evergreen, ovate or strap-shaped, leathery leaves often attractively marbled, and short spikes of small fragrant tubular greenish-white flowers
- Name status
How to grow
Grow under glass or in a frost-free enviroment. Pot on only when pot bound. Tolerant of neglect. Protect from winter wet
Suggested planting locations and garden types
- Patio and container plants
- City and courtyard gardens
- Low Maintenance
No pruning required
May be attacked by vine weevil
Generally disease free
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