Dracaena Masoniana 'Whale Fin Snake Plant'

Size: 4” Nursery Pot
Sale price$ 24.99


Nicknamed the 'Whale Fin Snake Plant' for its unusually wide and paddle-like leaves, the Dracaena Masoniana is a hard to find member of the Snake Plant family. Leaves are mottled with patterns of dark and light green, with margins that are often a pinkish red. Though slow growing, it will reach an impressive size compared to other members of the genus. Great for beginners, this plant can adapt to a variety of environments and needs little maintenance. 

Ed's Plant Profile

  • Botanical Name: Dracaena Masoniana
  • Common Name: Whale Fin Snake Plant
  • Family: Asparagaceae 
  • Native Range: Africa 

Ed's Care Guide

  • Care Level: Easy
  • Light: Thrives in bright, indirect light yet can tolerate low lighting conditions
  • Water: Allow soil to completely dry out between watering. Plant is drought-tolerant and the most common issue is over-watering
  • Humidity: Any level
  • Temperature: 55-85F
  • Pruning: Prune as needed to remove brown or dead leaves and control growth. 
  • Feeding: Fertilize 1/2 strength monthly during spring and summer
  • Growth: Upright
  • Pests: Typically free from serious disease and pest problems
  • Toxicity: Toxic to humans and pets


Whale fin snake plants, with their strikingly large, paddle-shaped leaves, are an excellent choice for growers of all skill levels seeking a low-maintenance and visually stunning addition to their indoor spaces. Thriving in low light conditions and tolerating occasional neglect, these plants are perfect for busy individuals or those new to plant care. With their air-purifying qualities and ability to thrive in various environments, whale fin snake plants bring both beauty and health benefits to any home or office setting.

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