Dracaena marginata 'Magenta'
The all-time popular dragon tree is widely known for its woody stems and spiky leaves. The leaves of this Dracaena marginata 'Magenta' have burgundy tips for an ever so striking look. Its palm-like appearance makes it a classic office decoration. This plant is ideal for beginners.
Size: 12cm diameter x 55cm height
Light: Filtered sun, indirect light, light shade
Humidity: Low to moderate
Watering: Allow the top 2-3 cm of the compost to dry between waterings when the plant is actively growing, usually from spring through autumn. Reduce watering frequency in winter when light levels are lower.
Feeding: Use half the recommended dose of a balanced liquid fertilizer every 6-8 weeks from spring through early autumn.
Soil: Soil-based compost.
Tip: You can remove any dead or discoloured leaves and prune the stems to limit the size of the plant. This plant can be toxic if ingested, so we advise to keep it away from pets and children.