Nassauvia serpens, the snakeplant, is a species of plant in the family Asteraceae. It is endemic to the Falkland Islands. Its natural habitats are temperate shrublands, and rocky areas. Although assessed as Least Concern, it is experiencing continued habitat loss.[1]

Nassauvia serpens
Scientific classification Edit this classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Nassauvia
N. serpens
Binomial name
Nassauvia serpens

Nassauvia durvillei Cass.


  1. ^ a b Upson, R.; McAdam, J.H.; Clubbe, C.P.; Lewis, R. (2012). "Nassauvia serpens". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012: e.T44035A15245281. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2012.RLTS.T44035A15245281.en. Retrieved 16 November 2021.
  2. ^ "Nassauvia durvillei Cass". IPNI. Retrieved September 6, 2009.