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Scientific Name: Dracaena marginata Lam.
Family: Agavaceae
Dragontree (Dracaena  marginata) Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 21,23-24
USDA: 10-12

Frost Tolerance: Does okay in Phoenix in a warm location of the garden

Heat Tolerance: Light shade in Phoenix, ideally on the south side of a wall, under an overhang

Sun Exposure: Full sun or light shade

Origin: Madagascar

Growth Habits: Very slowly up to 20 feet (6 m)

Watering Needs: Regular water for optimum growth

Propagation: Seeds or air-layering in spring, cuttings in summer

Dragontree (Dracaena  marginata)

Cultural Practices:
Check for mealybugs.

Blooming Habits:
White flowers.

Fruiting Habits:

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