PlantsDracaena→Song of India (Dracaena reflexa 'Variegata')

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Dracaena reflexa Accepted
Pleomele reflexa Synonym

Also sold as:
Dracaena reflexa 'Song of India'

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 12 to 18 feet (3.7-5.5m)
Plant Spread: 3 to 8 feet (.9-2.4m)
Leaves: Evergreen
Variegated
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Draacaena reflexa 'Song of India' Asparagaceae

Some annuals are great houseplants, some can be saved over winterSome annuals are great houseplants, some can be saved over winter
By purpleinopp on April 30, 2021

A lot of plants sold in the "annuals" section at stores are perennials that can't survive year-round outside where they are sold, so they are referred to as annuals to avoid any unrealistic expectations. Perennial plants have a range of hardiness zones, which can be easily checked if you're curious about a particular plant.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Unknown plant by Imraith Aug 29, 2021 10:04 AM 20
Plant ID please? by mscheft Apr 22, 2021 10:09 PM 5
New house plant name by Greenthumb899 Aug 15, 2020 2:30 PM 5
Favorite Small, Low Light Houseplants? by Plantpal Mar 30, 2020 10:10 AM 3
Name of plant? by hyperboly Mar 28, 2020 6:16 AM 6
In for the Winter: Are you Wintering Your Houseplants? by LadyChilli Dec 18, 2019 6:37 PM 21
Need help with some plants by Hyena Oct 1, 2019 12:38 PM 4
Show your pretty variegated foliage! by plantladylin Jan 28, 2022 4:53 PM 263
plant id, tropical? by keithp2012 Sep 11, 2019 12:20 AM 24
plant ID please by chiyin May 17, 2019 7:11 PM 4

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