Common name: Spider lily, Spider plant
Native to: Tropical and Southern Africa
Chlorophytum are evergreen, rhizomatous perennials with linear or lance-shaped leaves and slender arching stems bearing loose racemes or panicles of small, starry white flowers, in some species also bearing plantlets.
The generic type of this plant is an evergreen perennial forming a clump of arching, green linear leaves and sprays of small white flowers, often with plantlets among them
Native / exotic: Exotic
Aspect: Partial shade
Flowers: Small white starry flowers born on a long stem
Foliage: Evergreen,green arching linear leaves
Hardiness: Hardy but not drought resistant
Height: Up to 50 cm
Spread: Up to 50 cm
Soil requirements: Prefers moist well-drained soils.
Uses: Good for ground cover in shaded areas, indoor potplants and hanging baskets and in vertical wall installations.