The snake plant or Sansevieria pronounced (san-se-vi-ee’-ri-ah) – A genus of perennial herbs with stiff, very thick leaves, often mottled with white, and clustered flowers on slender stalks.
A member of the Asparagaceae Family, popularly goes by other common names. The very “politically correct” Mother-in-Law’s tongue, snake tongue, mothers plant, and viper’s Bowstring-hemp.
Uses: Excellent as a houseplant in both bright and low indirect light areas. Used in the landscape as a potted plant or directly planted in the ground.