Dragon Tree, Dracaena marginata

Dragon Tree

FAMILY:
Agavaceae

ORIGIN:
Africa

DESCRIPTION:
Erect slow-growing shrub or tree with spreading, linear, lance-shaped, recurved, red-margined, dark green leaves 12 - 24" long; Tricolour has pink, white and green variegation; grows 6 - 15 ft.

CULTIVATION:
Water moderately; fertilize monthly; bright, indirect light; will tolerate lower light levels

PROPAGATION:
Semi-ripe cuttings and leafless stem sections

COMMENTS:
Excellent at removing air pollutants

 

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