Milky way is part of the Chlorophytum genus and is a Spider plant variety. Its scientific name is Chlorophytum comosum 'Milky way'.
Milky way Spider plant is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
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