Dracaena 'Compacta' in 9" Basalt Clay
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Evergreen perennial with shoots that grow straight up. Short compact trunks are topped with rosettes of long, wide, shiny, green leaves. Includes Chocolate Terra Cotta pot.
- Mature Size: 5'-6' tall, 2'-3' wide
- Light Requirement: Low, Medium and High Light
- Water Needs: Low
- Growth Habit: Upright
- Growth Rate: Slow
- Attributes: Evergreen, NASA Air Purifier
Green Thumb Guide
Performs best in enriched soil with good drainage. Allow soil to dry out completely between watering. Feed with a general houseplant fertilizer monthly.
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