PlantsCordyline→Ti Plant (Cordyline fruticosa)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Cordyline fruticosa Accepted
Dracaena robusta Synonym
Cordyline terminalis Synonym
Dracaena warocquei Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10b +1.7 °C (35 °F) to +4.4 °C (40 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 13
Plant Height: To 10 feet
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Broadleaf
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Pale pink
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Edible Parts: Roots
Eating Methods: Cooked
Fermented
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Salt tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Root
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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By ScotTi
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Location: Potomac MDDate: 2018-07-07
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Location: all photos from my gardensDate: 2018-07-16
By pinkiris
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Location: Oceanside, California Date: 2019-08-21
By carlysuko
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Location: Tampa FL
By ScotTi
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Location: Paraty, BrazilDate: 2010-02-03In a friend's garden
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Location: Botanical Garden, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilDate: 2014-02-03
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Location: Tampa FL
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Location: Tampa FLDate: 03/20/16Ti in the garden landscape
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Location: Washington Park Botanical Garden - Springfield, Il.Date: 2016-03-26
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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, GaDate: 2018-09-21Cordyline terminalis 001
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Location: My gardenDate: 2019-12-20
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Location: My gardenDate: 2019-12-20
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Location: Van der Veer Botanical Garden  Davenport, IowaDate: 2012-07-01
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Location: Tampa FL
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Location: Tampa FLDate: 2016-01-16
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Location: Tampa FL
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Location: My gardenDate: 2019-12-20
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Location: Paraty, BrazilDate: 2010-01-26In a friend's garden
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Location: Paraty, BrazilDate: 2010-01-26In a friend's garden
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Date: 2013-03-23
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Date: 2014-02-22
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Date: 2014-02-22
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Location: Along the road side , Paraty, BrazilDate: 2013-12-26
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Location: Rio de Janeiro, BrazilDate: 2013-12-05
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Location: Vander Veer Botanical Gardens - Davenport, IowaDate: 2011-07-02
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Location: Tampa FLDate: Dec. 2015Flowers on Cordyline fruicosa
By ScotTi
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Location: Tampa FL
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Location: Tampa FLDate: March 2018
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Location: sarasota flDate: 2018-09-21What is it
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Location: My gardenDate: 2019-12-20
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Comments:
Posted by Rainbow (Oceania, Mariana Islands - Zone 11b) on Sep 3, 2015 4:58 PM

Leaves of the green ti leaves are used to wrap different kinds of foods for steam cooking. They are also used to make hula skirts.

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