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Common Name: Tricolor Dragon Tree

Species Name: Dracaena cincta 'Tricolor'

Family Name: Agavaceae





Plant Facts  
Origin Africa
Sun Preference Partial
Susceptibility Leaf spot, stem rot, tip blight, root rot and spider mites



ID Characteristics

  • Leaf and Stem Characteristics
    • Plant Height: 12-foot height
    • Leaves: Long slender strap-like leaves from an unbranched stem; ‘Tricolor’ has red margins with cream and green stripes in the center of the blade



USDA Cold Hardiness Zone 9
Notes Most commonly used as a single specimen or as a mass planting in a larger setting; can add moderate height to a design


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