The perfect indoor plant for you if you want greenery and freshness but are hopeless at looking after plants. Dragon trees are tough and resilient, looking good in challenging conditions - and if you treat them nicely they'll reward you with lush growth and long life.
Dracaena marginata - red-edge dracaena, Madagascar dragon tree
APPEARANCE:  Tropical plant that develops a slender trunk or branches as it grows. Tufts of long slender glossy leaves emerge, dark green with red edges.
USES: Indoors, pots and containers, tropical shade borders.
PLANTING: Site it in bright light or dappled shade out of direct sunlight to avoid leaf scorch. Protect from frost.
CARE: Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Dracaena can be pruned within 15 -20 cm of the ground and will re-shoot. The cuttings may be trimmed to 10 - 15 cm and planted directly into soil or potting mix and will soon establish themselves. Fertilise using a slow release fertiliser in spring.
HEIGHT & WIDTH:  2.5- 3 m H x 1- 2 m W.
YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide.