Looking for a bit of structure in the garden or pot, this is the plant for you ! This plant is relatively slow growing and has nice little formed trunk on it. This plant is evergreen and grows to the height of 2.5 m branching out. This plant can be grown inside in a well lite warm spot. Outside it looks great as a feature plant by entrance to house or by the deck with uplighting showing its structural form at night. Currently this plant is about 50cm from base of plant.
Care: Thrives in a moist well drained soil in a sunny or partly shaded position and is drought tolerant when established. Avoid wet boggy soils and over-watering. Dracaena draco will appreciate good organic matter. Slow growing; takes about 10 years to reach about 1.5m.
Water gently to keep soil moist. Avoid watering the tip of the plant. In a garden bed no watering is needed.
Apply soluble / slow release fertilizers.
Once established the Dracaena draco doesn’t need regular watering as its leaves are a dew and rain trap. It thrives as well in pots as in garden beds. It can remain potted for many years and can be replanted at any age. It is highly resistant to diseases and pests.