Light: Dracaena marginata needs moderate to bright, indirect light. Can cope in light shade.
Water: Water when the soil starts to dry out at the top, water well and allow to drain thoroughly. Dracaena are relatively drought tolerant. Do not over water as this will cause the leaf tips to blacken.
Temperature: Average household temperatures between 16-24°C but can cope with as low as 10°C for short periods.
Care tips: Cut back by removing the top of the plant if it grows too tall.
Air Purifying: This plant filters airborne toxins and is part of our clean air plant collection.
Height and Growth Rate: Ultimate height 2.5-3m but very slow growing and easily cut back.
Toxicity: The sap is toxic to animals. It is not considered poisonous to humans but should not be ingested.