The Dracaena deremensis is assigned to the species of dragon trees. This species has reached up to 150 different plant species, plant height of up to 20 meters. The dragon trees for cultivation as house plants well suited as they are very robust and easy to clean.
The long arching leaves the Dracaena deremensis are light green to dark green, although there are varieties with red edge Dracaena or bright stripes.
In light or lack of water always fall lower leaves first. Damaged or broken shoots sprout again and form two new shoots. Hence the name Dracaena, as the forecast growth for a dragon also several heads when you tee off only one.
The Dracaena is widely popular as a houseplant and wide. Dragon trees are very robust and suitable for dark locations without direct light. To the needs of the dragon tree is not very much water and can survive dry periods and mostly undamaged. Here is a yellowing and leaf drop followed by the lower leaves but then we must be prepared.
In winter, the plant should be little cast. A bright and sunny location is ideal, but the dragon tree also tolerates partial shade and some varieties even full shade and therefore this plant can be grown in relatively dark places.
Slightly more than 600 lux shall be provided on the premises. The shoot tips are based on the light and grow in the direction of the light.
If the dragon tree has grown too high, it can easily be cut to any height, preferably in the spring.
The following sizes are available:
Container: D18/H19 Height: 110 cm
Container: D18/H19 Height: 145 cm
Container: D22/H19 Height: 170 cm