A plant of the lily family that has long narrow leaves with a central yellow or white stripe, native to southern Africa and popular as a houseplant.
- Chlorophytum comosum, family Liliaceae.
- Andrea also uses this trick on her hanging spider plant.
- A towel rack hung on the shower door, and a spider plant trailed its long white-green tendrils across the counter.
- Chelsea plays with the tip of a spider plant, flicking it with her fingers.
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Syllabification: spi·der plant
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