Pike the host grows to a height of two meters even in the smallest pot, its root system develops actively, but "freedom" does not require. Not like the flower and watering, half a Cup of water one to two times per month your plant will be enough.
Transplant to flower only in two cases: if you wish to sansevieriya gave new sheets or formed young Bush for further Seating. Or for the reason that you have filled the plant. When an excess of moisture pike's tail is starting to hurt, so you need to carefully knock his pot on the floor so that the ground moved away from the vessel walls and pull tight leaves the plant together with a lump of earth. Not ostraca the earth from the roots, place the plant on a sheet of heavy paper, covered with absorbent cloth. The ends of the tissue up and tie around the roots. So you can easily dry the roots within a day or two. Then just return the pike's tail in the same pot and add some water to dry land.
Similarly, the plants are transplanted into a larger pot. By the way, when choosing pots give preference to an elongated horizontal in such pots powerful rhizome sansevieriya will be free to develop without creating loops. Besides root system of the plant is quite close to the surface, and therefore it simply does not need high vertical pot.
Unlike many plants that are recommended before transplanting, water generously. Pike's tail it is best to transplant "dry". Just remove the plant with a clod of earth and move into the prepared pot.
Any special pochvosmesey sansevieriya also does not require. She needs good drainage, so the bottom of the pot to make drainage holes inside a quarter fill the tray with expanded clay or pebble. On top pour the mixture of Sandstone, milled bark and turf. Such soil is more than suitable unpretentious pike tail.
Transplanted plants need not water, and sprinkle from a spray. The next day after the manipulation in the pan you can pour water.