These two species can be distinguished by the following differences. Prain snake plant sansevieria laurentii other common names. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the creative commons cc0 license. Sansevieria trifasciata snake plant, bowstring hemp. We do not intend the plant list to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. Plants profile for sansevieria roxburghiana indian. It is a stemless evergreen perennial that, with proper care, will last for many years. Vitality to the body, gonorrhoea, heart diseases, leprosy, fever, rheumatism. Leaves are erect, fleshy, fibrous and flat in other varieties cylindrical or concave above, rounded dorsally, suberect, daggershaped, rigid, palegreen with transverse bands of dark green, or darkgreen with gray mottles. However, there is another very similar plant naturalised in queensland i. Sansevieria roxburghiana is a stem less, with a creeping rootstock evergreen perennial plant, producing succulent, erect, rigid leaves 4575cm or more long and 25mm wide from a rhizomatous rootstock 25. The small flowers have a simple perianth that is sixparted. It is an evergreen perennial plant forming dense stands, spreading by creeping rhizome, which is sometimes above ground, sometimes underground. Some species have variegated leaves, with silvery or whitish transverse bands.
This is one of the species that can survive outdoors in marginal 10a climates as long as the soils are well draining and there is plenty of sunshine. Haldar1, biswakanth kar1, sanjib bhattacharya2, asis bala 1, r. Please, help me to find this sansevieria roxburghiana pdf to jpg. Sansevieria roxburghiana is a stemless evergreen perennial plant, producing succulent, erect, rigid leaves 45 75cm or more long and 25mm wide from a rhizomatous rootstock 200 title. Sansevieria liberica gerome and labroy agavaceae is a perennial plant widely distributed in tropical africa.
The genus sansevieria, a member of the agave family agavaceae contains approximately 60 species indigenous to africa, arabia, and india. Based on the fact that herbal medicine is a strong component of integrative medicine, this study was conducted to evaluate the anticancer. Ive been tossing around getting the splendid sansevieria thanks to you, i wont. The tall, narrow, sturdy leaves are stiff and pointed, and some species send up delicate flower spikes. Sansevieria black scimitar es 7212 thick blackgreen leaves and capitate. Sansevieria is a genus native to africa, madagascar and southern asia. Green onepot synthesis of gold nanoparticles using. Sansevieria beds which selectively kill established weeds without damaging the crop. Extraction of fiber from sansevieria trifasciata plant and. Sansevieria is a genus of xerophytic perennial herbs including about 60 species distributed in tropical and southern africa, madagascar, and arabia. Preparations of the plant are commonly used across nigeria for the treatment of inflammatory conditions. The user has shared this species from india biodiversity portal with you.
The baseball bat sansevieria, sansevieria hallii, is a relatively hardy species, forming very thick, grooved, tubular, arching, mottled leaves up to 2 long. Sansevieria sansevieria gracilis in the snake plants database. Sansevieria trifasciata and its many cultivars are among the most popular houseplants, popularly called. Research has demonstrated a few preemergence herbicides to be rather effective in sansevieria stock if the beds are thoroughly weeded prior to application of the herbicide. Sansevieria is native to india, indonesia and africa. Place the pot on the floor under the grand piano about ten feet from a west window. Phytochemical screening and antimicrobial activity of sansevieria roxburghiana schult. Gilman2 introduction birds nest is a stiff, vaselike, herbaceous perennial that attains a height of about 6 inches. This subtropical to tropical plant is cold tolerant only in extreme southern portions. Plant database entry for sansevieria sansevieria gracilis with 12 images and 18 data details.
Bowstring hemp, devils tongue, good luck plant, lucky plant, mother inlawstongue, snake sansevieria. Perennial herbs adapted to dry habitats with stiff, succulent leaves, their length ranges from a few centimeters to 2 meters. It is also known under several common names, such as snake plant of mother in laws tongue. Several species and their cultivars are grown commercially for use as interior foliage plants. This is a lowmaintenance plant that requires minimal care. Sansevieria bowstring hemp, a genus of perennial herbs of the family agavaceae. Sansevieria sansevieria gracilis in the snake plants. The plant list includes a further 14 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus sansevieria. I tried to look him up in, but saw no books for sale other than one of the two on sansevieria. Many species have waterresistant leaf fibres that are sometimes used in the manufacture of ropes and for bowstrings, and several are grown as ornamentals for. Biogenic gold nanoparticles were synthesized using aqueous solution of sansevieria roxburghiana leaf extract.
Sansevieria roxburghiana from wikimedia sansevieria roxburghiana. Files are available under licenses specified on their description page. With just a few things you probably have laying around the house, youll be well on your way to propagating the easy way. Its simple, elliptic leaves are arranged in a rosette. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and uptodate information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in. Determination of chemical composition and study on. Pallab kanti haldar, department of pharmaceutical technology, jadavpur university. In vivo study of tissue reaction of crotalaria pallida and sansevieria roxburghiana fibers article pdf available in journal of ayurveda and integrative medicine 82 june 2017 with 91 reads.
By hermine stover, sansevieria collector, grower, and owner of endangered species nursery. Investigating the physical characteristics of sansevieria. Its tough, durable, and highly tolerant of low light and poor soil conditions. Leaves 1020 x 24 cm flat, strapshaped or narrowly lanceolate, with a subulate point up to 2. Click on the pictures for full plant details and prices. Antioxidant potential of sansevieria roxburghiana schult. The plant list includes 1 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus sansevieria. Ars germplasm resources information network saro4 integrated taxonomic information system saro4. Im going to show you, step by step, how to divide sansevieria. Sansevieria, genus of about 70 species of flowering plants in the asparagus family asparagaceae, native primarily to tropical africa. There is a lot of confusion between this species, sansevieria roxburghiana from india and sansevieria zeylanica from sri lanka200.
However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. Sansevieria roxburghiana set decoration plant in films. Common names include motherinlaws tongue, devils tongue, jinns tongue, bow string hemp, snake plant and snake tongue. Sansevieria balthasar an interesting chahinian cross between s. Sansevieria trifasciata, commonly called snake plant or motherinlaws tongue, is native to tropical western africa. Optimum synthesis of gold nanoparticles was observed at 2 mm concentration of chloroauric acid and the reaction was completed by 60 min at 40 c. How to care for sansevieria snake plant sunday gardener. Sansevieria article about sansevieria by the free dictionary.
Investigating the physical characteristics of sansevieria trifasciata fibre m. Request pdf antioxidant potential of sansevieria roxburghiana schult. The fleshy or leathery leaves, which are usually radical, are for the most part swordshaped, flat, and canaliculate or cylindrical. I didnt know hed written about anything other than sansevieria the two books, plus journal articles. Sansevieria is a historically recognized genus of flowering plants, native to africa, madagascar and southern asia, now included in the genus dracaena on the basis of molecular phylogenetic studies. Antidiabetic activity and modulation of antioxidant status by sansevieria roxburghiana rhizome in streptozotocininduced diabetic rats pallab k. Motherinlawstongue sansevieria trifasciata is a quite distinctive species. Tigre sanseviera trifasciata is often confused with buntottigre sansevieria roxburghiana.
Indoors they may be used in floor level planters, small specimens, dish gardens and other combination planters, and. Depending on the light the new leaves will be more or less. Flora of north america sanse integrated taxonomic information system sanse. Sansevieria masoniana variegata asean plant export. Sansevieria trifasciata has stiff swordshaped leaves. Evaluation of analgesic, cytotoxic and antioxidant activities of sansevieria roxburghiana schult. Sansevieria roxburghiana home of aravindh herbal lab. In vitro and in vivo anticancer activity of root extracts. Sansevieria is a genus of about 70 species of flowering plants, native to africa, madagascar and southern asia.
Motherinlaws tongue, jinns tongue, bow string hemp, snake tongue, saint georges sword, devils tongue, snake plant, striped snake plant, striped motherinlaws tongue. Sansevieria make an excellent addition to any interior, patio, or xeriscape garden. In its native habitat, plant foliage may rise to as much as 4 tall, but is often smaller to 2 tall on indoor plants. Sansevieria roxburghiana indian bowstring hemp sansevieria senegambica bowstring hemp sansevieria trifasciata vipers bowstring hemp legal status. Recently assigned to the family asparagaceae, the genus sansevieria counts about 70 species, nearly all native to africa, arabia and madagascar. How to divide sansevieria for beginers clever bloom. Tustln,california 92680 first edition september, 1983 1. Evaluation of analgesic, cytotoxic and antioxidant. Itis taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. Common names for the 70 or so species formerly placed in the genus include motherinlaws tongue, devils tongue, jinns tongue, bow string hemp, snake plant and snake tongue. Important leave a great deal of room around the plant so you will not have to. Published by endangered species press 12571 red hili avenue.
These attractive leaves are dark green with light green, irregular bands that run across the leafs width. Sansevieria, known as snake plant or motherinlaws tongue is the perfect houseplant, particularly for people who tend to neglect their houseplants. See more ideas about sansevieria trifasciata, snake plant and mother in law tongue. Place a few sansevieria trifasciata laurentii plants in the center of the pot, and firm the soil until it is as hard as a rock. From tiny dwarf rosettes to towering swords, sansevieria make excellent house plants or outdoor additions to a succulent garden. Sansevieria, also known as the snake plant or mother in law tongue, come in many shapes, sizes and colors. Pdf in vivo study of tissue reaction of crotalaria. Pdf phytochemical screening and antimicrobial activity. The leaves are greygreen, thick, spoonshaped and with markings as in s. The record derives from wcsp data supplied on 20120323 which reports it as an accepted name record 279544 with original publication details. The sansevieria plant, also known as snake plant and motherinlaw tongue, is the perfect houseplant, particularly for those of you with a brown thumb.1550 53 1050 1506 672 1508 656 1360 1524 699 122 512 1154 38 653 297 744 181 1444 1303 211 312 1268 1377 1346 1550 903 445 997 1245 337 854 980 532 62 94 376