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Dracaena fragrans


Order: Liliales
   Family: Liliaceae
            Genus: Dracaena
                        Specie: Dracaena fragrans

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 20-50 ft (6-15 m)

Cultivation: Rich, moist, well-drained soil in a sheltered position

Features: Pale green leaves up to 3 ft (1 m) long

Uses: Indoor plant Architectural plant for vertical accent Containers Courtyards

Zones: 9-11

Description: A shrubby tree found from west Africa to Malawi, this species grows to 20?50?ft (6?15?m) or more, with a spread of at least 6?ft (1.8?m). The glossy, sword-like, pale green leaves grow up to 3?ft (1?m) long and 4?in (10 cm) wide, and this species features

Growth Habit: Erect sparsely branched habit

Comments: Variegated forms available

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