Mature Width: 10″ – 16″Classification: Colorful Foliage Sunlight: Fluorescent to bright, indirect Habit: Wider than it is tall, compact Flower Color: White, rarely flowers Foliage: Green with stripes, purple undersides Soil Condition: Well draining Water Require: Likes to dry out between watering Uses: Excellent indoors in offices or low light areas Does Not Ship To: CA, WA, OR, AZ Rattlesnake Plant is a pretty, pet friendly plant that does well indoors with minimal light and care. This plant looks like it’s been painted, and likes to dry out between watering. While it is tolerant of wet roots, it prefers not to be that way. The foliage will fade or burn if exposed to excessive light. The foliage is both cat and dog safe, according to the ASPCA Plant Toxicity List. This family of plants is known for its bright, intense foliage as it performs well indoors and holds its color without much light or care.
Light Requirement of Rattlesnake Plant:
Indoors, Rattlesnake Plants do well with bright, indirect light. An eastern or northern facing window would be ideal. A western or southern window would work, as long as a curtain or blind prevents direct light from touching the foliage. This plant also performs well without any bright indirect light, and just fluorescent light.