The neon yellow and green leaves creating a rosette formation are as vibrant as the fruit it is named after. With the bright foliage and hardy nature, the Dracaena ‘Lemon Lime’ makes for an easy low maintenance plant. Bring a little sunshine to your office! Growing up to 5’ to 7’ indoors when well cared for, this plant can definitely bring some much-needed greenery to those large spaces.
Grow Pot Size: 4” and 6” Overall Height Including Grow Pot: 10-24” depending on grow pot size. Plant Care Level: Easy
One of the best things about this Dracaena is its low-maintenance attitude. It is content to be left alone and prefers it that way! Think of them as your introverted friend, check in on them every 5 to 10 days, but don’t smother them!
Dracaena 'Lemon Lime' Care Tips
Other Common Names: Lemon Lime Corn Plant, Striped Dracaena
Binomial Name:Dracaena deremensis ‘Lemon Lime’
Care Level: Easy
Light: Bright to medium, indirect
Water: Allow the top 2” of soil to dry
Pet Friendly: No
The Dracaena 'Lemon Lime' Story
Where is it from? Africa
Who is the Dracaena 'Lemon Lime'? The Dracaena 'Lemon Lime' is the cutest Dracaena. Shhh, don’t tell the others. The bright yellow and green variegated foliage can brighten up any space! It is the perfect mood-boosting plant.
Good For You! Air Purifying! With strong purifying skills, the Dracaena naturally removes common household toxins and pollutants.
Is the Dracaena 'Lemon Lime' the right plant for me?
This is an incredibly easy plant to care for. Think of them as the perfect roommate that will never cause an issue and always keep to themselves. With the right light and growing conditions, these plants can grow quite large. They make perfect gifts for friends and co-workers.
Pet Friendly: No, this plant is not pet-friendly.
Location Suggestions: The Dracaena is the perfect office plant. Whether or not you are back at the office or you are working from home!
Rotate often to encourage evern growth. Bright to medium, indirect is ideal.
Use distilled or filtered water to prevent browning of leaf tips. Allow the top 2”-3” of soil to dry in between waterings.
The Ideal temperature range is 65°F-75°F
Follow a monthly fertilizing schedule when the plant is actively growing. In most cases, this is in the spring and summer. Use a balanced fertilizer - this means a ratio of NPK that is all the same. Ex: 10-10-10.
Toxic. Keep this one away from curious pets and children.
Using a damp cloth wipe the leaves down gently to remove dust and debris.
With adequate light, this plant's variegation is show stopping!
General Information About Your Plant
The green, yellow, and white variegated foliage truly sets this Dracaena apart from the others.
This can be done every 12-18 months. Choose a pot that is 2” larger in diameter than the original pot.
Use a well-draining, high organic matter soil mix.