Variegated is part of the Chlorophytum genus and is a Spider plant variety. Its scientific name is Chlorophytum comosum 'Variegated'. A type of Ornamental, it mainly grows as a Perennial plant - which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+). Normally grows with a ground cover-like habit.
Variegated Spider plant is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
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