Madagascar Dragon (Dracaena Marginata)

Madagascar Dragon (Dracaena Marginata)

A cousin to the Dracaena plant, meaning dragon, this houseplant is a natural style-slayer. With stems that sprout long, thin green leaves with bands of red at the top, it will start to take on a tree shape over time. It’s potted in a neutral-toned planter. Plant Perk: It will produce a red liquid when cut or damaged, giving it an “it’s alive” quality.

Note: Arrives in a black nursery grow pot nestled inside of our decorative container.

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Details

Botanical Name: Dracaena Marginata

Common Name: Madagascar Dragon

Origin: Madagascar 

  • Madagascar Dragon features long, thin leaves, dark green in color sometimes with red hues, sprouting from cane-like stems
  • Potted in an exclusive neutral-toned, versatile planter with ribbed border detail at rim and contoured base; break-resistant and watertight; removable rubber stopper allows for convenient drainage
  • Measures overall approximately 9-12"H x 7.5"D potted at the time of purchase
  • Tending Tip: This plant likes humidity, so intermittent spritzing or adding a pebble tray will help give it moisture

Plant Care

Sunlight
Sunlight

Medium to bright light; no direct sunlight

Water
Water

When top 1/2" of soil is dry to touch; let top 1/2" of soil dry out before watering again

Temperature
Temperature

Prefers temperatures of 60-80°F

Pet Friendly

Best to keep away from furry friends