Dracaena Properly Maintain – Set Themselves Big Targets With This Tall African House Plant

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Properly maintain dracaena

Today’s goes to a kind Dragon plant with the Latin name “Corn Dracaena”. An inside the plant to the 2 meters height can reach and that’s why she can be used as a wonderful eye-catcher in the context of Interior Design.


The plant is tolerant to low light and no all to elaborate care. She continues to greatly contribute to cleaning the air inside. The corn plant dracaena has woody stems. Often they sell these in the form of three sticks of various sizes.

Corn dracaena has a high and narrow shape and a lush appearance. That’s why fits super in a tight corner, or in an area with a lot of movement.

Living room end was put the plant in a small niche on the sofa in this traditional LA. It acts like a tree.

Natural environment

Dracaena comes from tropical Africa, in the region between Sudan and Mozambique, West of the Côte d’ Ivoire and in southwestern of Angola. You blooms in their natural habitat.

Fits perfectly to the industrial style

dracaena right care In the industrial setting

The young dracaena plant hate a denied master with a rosette of leaves. Once the growing tip is blooming, or you cut it off or injured, begins the formation of branches.

The growth of the strains developed with subsequent growing episodes. But the flourishing doesn’t work normally when domestic circumstances. However, you can promote the formation of tribes by the pruning.

The various forms

The Massangeana is a famous and very popular species. She has a centrally arranged, broad, lime green stripe in the middle of the blade.

The original style has solid green leaves and the kind Lindenii – a green stripe in the Center and yellowish green leaves.

Very authentic African art by Diane Lumpkin design

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A NASA clean air study has shown that the plant is very effectively contributes to clean up the air in the Interior. So she very effectively removes formaldehyde. This can be found in the most items in the budget, such as the form of formaldehyde resin and cigarette smoke, xylene and Tuloul.

Juicy green and elegant

dracaena properly maintain juicy green contrast In the minimalist floor

How should you properly maintain the corn dracaena?

Temperature: This should be not below 12 degrees, but happiest feels the plant at 21

Lighting: Little of it as possible should get it so that it is not too big. So, it can be attached super small corners or niches.

Another solution is the indirect sunlight

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Water: Here to do also, depending on the case. You should once all seven or ten days thoroughly irrigate or when the soil feel dry to a cm. The water should contain no way Flourid.

The roots are shallow and are located close to the sticks. That’s why you should pour water in addition to each and every one and therefore all are well catered for. If the leaves become yellow or fall off, this can be a sign of too much water.

Earth: Use well-drained potting soil.

Feeding: Should use a liquid fertilizer once a month. This should contain a balanced mix of Potassim, nitrogen and phosphorus.

General: corn dracaena resists many of the typical diseases of plants. If your plant with mites or bugs should become infected, then could sprinkle them with a mixture of water and washing SOAP, to remove the problem.

If the air is too dry or the plant gets not enough water, the leaves could be Brown. The same effect could be from too much direct light.

Try to imitate the natural environment (40% moisture) of the plant by you from time to time spray the plant with water with House temperature.

Just watch the draught in the room

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Caution is announced in the pets, because some could poison to it. Therefore consult with the doctor. Otherwise we wish you it a lot of fun!

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