Malala

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Peat Free Houseplant


ABOUT OUR PEAT FREE SANSEVIERIA BONCEL

Hello I’m Malala (named after Malala Yousafzai), I’m well known as one of the 60 species of snake plant and my latin name is Sansevieria Boncel. I need such little care that you could forget about me for weeks on end and I’d still carry on growing. If you’re a beginner, let’s be friends.

Height (including coconut nursery pot) 20cm; pot diameter 9cm.

Pet safe: No

Air purifying:Yes

What makes me special?

I’m one of the first houseplants at Pointless Plants that has been grown in coconut coir. Most houseplants are grown in sphagnum or peat moss which is harvested from bogs around the world. The destruction of these bogs have contributed to the rise in CO2 that is released into the Earth’s atmosphere. I'm very happy to say that my potting mix is 100% peat-free and is made from the husk of a coconut, bark and wood chippings.

I know one plant can’t change the world but I’m a step in the right direction to becoming much more environmentally conscious and sustainable.

When it’s time to re-pot Malala use our peat free potting mix. Our mix is 100% coconut coir extracted from the husk of a coconut. Mix in 30-40% of perlite and orchid bark to help with drainage.


QUICK SANSEVIERIA BONCEL PLANT CARE

LIGHTING

I’m adaptable to all types of lighting. I prefer bright indirect light and keep me away from any direct sunlight.

WATERING

I’m very drought tolerant and can go many weeks without water. Let my soil completely dry out before you water me again.

HUMIDITY

I can cope with low humidity but prefer a more humid environment.

FERTILISER

Use the fortifying houseplant fertiliser once a month in the spring and summer to encourage new growth.

   

PLANT NAME INSPIRATION

All of our peat free houseplants have been named after inspirational people who have helped or are still helping the world to become a greener and more exciting place to live. Pair Malala with our other peat free plants and take the next step to a more environmentally conscious you!

QUICK DELIVERY

We use a next day delivery service with one of our trusted couriers. Please allow a little bit of packing time. During COVID and busy times this can be up to 5 days.

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HEALTHY PLANT PROMISE

If you have received a damaged plant or within 30 days you have any trouble after following our care guidance we will offer you a replacement.

WE PLANT 10 TREES FOR EVERY ORDER

Our goal is to plant 1 million trees by 2025 to help save our environment.