Common Plant Name: Dragon Tree
Scientific Plant Name: Dracaena Marginata
From a distance Jessie looks dangerous, the long sharp dark green leaves and the edges are lined with a burgundy red color that make them appear like swords recently used in battle. However, the closer you get the slender and subtle foliage softens and she changes your perception. The appropriately named Dragon Tree is enigmatic and elegant. Dracaenas are drought tolerant and love bright light, so she is meant for a new plant parent to love.
To grow a healthy Dracaena Marginata, peep our TLC Tips below:
☀️️ Give it low to bright indirect light, can tolerate low light
💦 Water thoroughly when the top 2-3” of the soil is dry
🌡 Thrives in warmer weather between 65-85 degrees with moderate humidity
💩 Fertilize once a month during the growing season