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The Olmsted with Low Light Plants

Color:

Matte White
Matte Black
Yellow
Blush
Blue
Sonora

THE SILL SHOP WORKSHOP: NO GREEN THUMB REQUIRED

THE SILL PLANT PROMISE:

YOUR PLANT OR GIFT IS GUARANTEED FOR 30 DAYS, NO QUESTIONS ASKED.

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The Snake Plant -
Sansevieria trifasciata

Sansevieria trifasciata, snake plants (also known as mother-in-law’s tongue) are succulent perennials native to South Africa, Madagascar, and lands surrounding the Indian Ocean. They are one of the easiest houseplants to grow, tolerating extremely low levels of light and moisture. Snake plants have been found in a NASA study to purify the air of harmful toxins.

PLANT ORIGINS

South Africa, Madagascar, and the lands around the Indian Ocean

Plant Care

Light

Low to medium to bright, indirect light

Water

Once weekly if in brighter light, or when it starts to wrinkle. Reduce waterings in winter to half. Make sure the soil is completely dry before watering.

Extra Love

Generally low light plants need a little extra love compared to succulents. Luckily it's usually obvious what kind of love they need.

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Pothos -
Epipremnum aureum

Epipremnum aureum, or pothos, is a tropical vine native to French Polynesia and surrounding Islands. Usually grown in a hanging basket, it is one of the easiest houseplants to care for, so long as its basic needs are met. Pothos comes in several cultivars of variegation and color- Jade, Neon, Marble, and Golden. Pothos is very forgiving, and will resiliently grow back, if the plant has been through a rough patch.

PLANT ORIGINS

French Polynesia

Plant Care

Light

Low to medium to bright, indirect light. Prefers indirect light.

Water

Water weekly. Allow soil to half-dry out before watering. Soil surface should be dry to the touch. Soil should be almost dry about 2” down.

Extra Love

The brighter the light, the more intense the variegation, but with smaller individual leaves.

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ZZ plant -
Zamioculcas zamiifolia

Zamioculcas zamiifolia, also known as the ZZ plant, is an aroid (Araceae) native to eastern and southern Africa. They are one of the easiest houseplants to grow, tolerating extremely low levels of light and moisture. ZZ plants have been found in a NASA study to purify the air of harmful toxins, and are excellent starter plants due to their low maintenance.

PLANT ORIGINS

Zanzibar, Kenya, and Eastern Africa

Plant Care

Light

Low to medium to bright, indirect light.

Water

Once weekly if in brighter light, or when it starts to wrinkle. Reduce waterings in winter to half. Make sure the soil is completely dry before watering.

Extra Love

ZZ plants are often called eternity plants becuase they last for an eternity.