Whalefin Sansevieria


Meet the Whalefin Snake Plant (Dracaena masoniana), your new plant BFF! Known for its drop-dead gorgeous looks and practically zero maintenance vibe, this stunner is a rare gem you won't find just anywhere. Low care, high style – it's like the superhero of houseplants! Straight from our family-run farm to your doorstep, this plant is fresh, vibrant, and ready to jazz up your space. We have you covered on shipping costs and even throw in a heat pack if needed. Elevate your plant game with this unique find: Your home deserves a touch of extraordinary.

  • Very low maintenance
  • Perfect for gifting to plant people and beginning plant parents
  • Plants can grow 3 foot tall and wide with time

Light Level: Low Light

This plant can get by with very little natural light. Feel free to place it anywhere from on a nightstand to in a bathroom.

Water Level: Not Thirsty

This plant can go several weeks without water. Only water it when the soil dries out completely and be careful not to over-water.

Quick Tips

The more light it gets indoors, the happier it will be. It tolerates low light but looks best in a bright spot.

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Size Guide
close up detail view of the foliage of whalefin sansevieria, the leaf looks very much like the fin of a whale with light and dark green stripes and splotches

Plant Bio

Dracaena masoniana

Hailing from areas of Africa, this distinctive Snake Plant (it was formerly known as Sansevieria masoniana, but botanists reclassified it as a Dracaena) sports big leaves that can reach 36 inches tall and 10 inches wide. It’s loved for its distinctive look and easy-to-grow nature. You might also find this houseplant offered as Sharkfin Snake Plant, Sharkfin Sansevieria, or Mason Congo.

This tough-as-nails plant does best in bright indoor light—within 2 to 3 feet of a south-, east-, or west-facing window, buts tolerates low-light conditions. It can survive drying out a bit between waterings, but grows best when provided with even moisture. It’s perfectly fine in average household temperatures and tolerate low humidity levels.

Note: This plant may have some natural degree of toxicity and may cause discomfort or illness if ingested. Additionally, exposure to the sap of this plant may cause discomfort to individuals with a sensitivity to it upon contact. Grown for ornamental purposes and not intended for human or animal consumption.

close up detail view of the foliage of whalefin sansevieria, the leaf looks very much like the fin of a whale with light and dark green stripes and splotches

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