Chlorophytum comosum 'Spider Plant' (Grower's Choice)-


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This Chlorophytum comosum-Spider Plant is a (Grower's Choice) plant which means we choose the plant for you and will be chosen from a variety of different Spider Plants, some with darker variegation and others will traditional variegation.


Chlorophytum comosum (also known as Spider Plant) is from the plant family Anthericaceae and is native to South Africa. It's actually a perennial, evergreen herb and a very popular and easy to grow houseplant. Long ribbon-like foliage with green and yellow/white variegation is typical but varies somewhat based on the particular cultivar. Plants over a year old will throw out runners on which will produce 'pups' or 'baby plantlets' that can removed to start new plants. Chlorophytum comosum-Spider Plant can tolerate part shade but prefers bright, indirect light. Keep soil evenly moist. 


USDA Hardiness Zones 9-11


Container Gardens/Terrariums/Houseplant:

Chlorophytum comosum-Spider Plant is not recommended for enclosed containers or terrariums however, it makes a great houseplant! Place in a hanging planter for dramatic effect. Chlorophytum comosum-Spider Plant prefers average room temperatures and does well in normal household humidity.


Josh's Frogs offers a wide variety of glass terrariums, container garden soils, drainage layers and other supplies for all of your indoor gardening needs.


Vivariums/Animal Terrariums:

Chlorophytum comosum-Spider Plant is only recommended in well-drained vivariums in aeras that won't allow standing water on the leaves for extended periods of time.  It also grows fairly large, quite fast, so keep this in mind.


As good practice, Josh's Frogs recommends washing all plants thoroughly removing as much soil as possible with dechlorinated water before placing them in their final home. Live plants from Josh's Frogs are treated only with products that are OMRI Listed© for use in organic production. Live plants may vary in color, size and appearance.




The plant pictured is in a 2.5" pot.


Live Product Shipping Schedule

Most orders placed by 4pm EST (Monday-Friday) will ship same day depending on your choice of shipping carrier. To know when your order will ship, refer to our complete live product shipping schedule below.

  • FedEx Home Delivery will ship out Monday-Thursday if placed by 4pm EST.

  • USPS Priority Mail will ship Monday-Thursday if placed by 4pm EST.

  • FedEx Express 2 Day will ship Monday-Wednesday if placed by 4pm EST.

  • FedEx Express Priority Overnight will ship Monday-Thursday if placed by 4pm EST. Saturday delivery is available for an extra $15. You must call in your order for Saturday delivery option.

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Plant Live Arrival Guarantee

Our policy covers all live plant shipments that fall under the following requirements:

If live plants shipped via 2-3 day service:

  • temperatures during transit do not exceed 85 degrees for 2 day delivery

  • temperatures during transit do not drop below 20 degrees for 2 day delivery

  • someone is present to accept the package when it is delivered on the first attempt

If live plants shipped via 1 day service: 

  • someone is present to accept the package when it is delivered on the first attempt

  • temperatures during transit do not drop below 10 degrees

Claims on Live Plant Orders

Due to the the nature of the product Josh's Frogs does not consider minor issues to be reason for a claim. Claims should only be placed for dead or heavily damaged plants. Josh's Frogs requires the following when placing claims on plants.

  • No refunds will be given for plants. If replacement is refused by Josh's Frogs, store credit will be given.

  • Contact Josh's Frogs within 24 hours of delivery.

  • Provide a picture of item(s) if requested, emailed to

For our full policy visit the Live Product Guarantees section of our website.

Chlorophytum comosum 'Spider Plant' (Grower's Choice)

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