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Dracaena marginata 'Tricolor' (Dragon Tree, Red-margined Dracaena)

Type: Cultivar | Edit History      Plant ID - 9001266



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Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Liliales
Family: Liliaceae
Genus: Dracaena
Species: Dracaena marginata
Cultivar: Tricolor
 
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Plant Types edit
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Evergreen
  • Houseplant
  • Tropical
Zones / Hardiness edit
  • 10a (to 35 F / 2 C)
  • 10b (to 40 F / 4 C)
  • 11 (Above 40 F / Above 4 C)
Height (Maximum) edit
  • 5 to 10 feet (1 1/2 to 3 m)
Spread (Maximum) edit
  • 1 1/2 to 2 feet (45 to 60 cm)
Flowering Start edit
  • Summer
Flowering End edit
Leaf Colour edit
  • Red
  • Green - Medium
  • Green - Dark
  • White
  • Pink
Leaf Shape edit
  • Linear
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Suitable For edit
  • Centre Piece
  • Container/Patio
  • Hedging/Screening
  • Greenhouse
  • Indoor
Sun Exposure edit
  • Full Sun
  • Partial Shade
Soil Types edit
  • Well-drained
  • Moist
  • Rich
Soil pH edit
  • 7.0 (Neutral)
Bloom Colour edit
  • White
Wildlife Value edit
Propagation Techniques edit
  • Stem Cutting
  • Layering - Air
Skill Level edit
  • Beginner
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Contributors For This Plant
Kay (765)
toni (28925)
  purpleinopp (1640)
Bernieh (621)

Plant suggested by: Kay (765)


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Kay (765) wrote on Jan 25 2010
Rating for this plant:
very tolerant of indoor conditions, including insufficient light, but will grow better with medium light and humidity.

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