☘ Origin: Tropical Africa
☘ Family: Asparagus, Dracaena
☘ Botanical Name: Sansevieria trifasciat, Dracaena trifasciata
Snake plant symbolizes Cleanliness and Tenacity which makes it perfect to be gifted to someone who loves nature. This plant makes as a perfect house warming gift indicating persistence and happiness.
According to Feng Shui principles, snake plants are typically associated with good luck. This is largely due to their air purification qualities. That being stated, any plant is believed to bring a very strong Wood element energy to the room, which can be helpful to combat any nearby negative energy.
The Snake Plant picked up the name Mother-in-law's Tongue from the sharpness of the evergreen sword like leaves that grow in an upward fashion.
☘ Snake plants are considered some of the best indoor plants to purify air, according to NASA Clean Air Study.
☘ Better air means better sleep, which makes them a popular plant for the bedroom.
☘ Though in small contributions, snake plants can absorb cancer-causing pollutants, including CO2, benzene, formaldehyde, xylene, and toluene. With the ability to absorb and remove harmful toxins.
☘ Snake plants can act as an effective defense against airborne allergies.