Native to Madagascar, Dracaena ‘Sunray’ is an eye-catching plant that is a favorite amongst interior designers. The cane-like tree makes for an excellent entryway plant. and require little water or upkeep.
The ‘Sunray’ Cultivar is one of the more spectacular looking of all the Dragon Trees. The thin sword-shaped upright leaf edges are a deep green while the center margins are a bright yellow giving the sense the plant is glowing. The cane-like tree makes for an excellent entryway plant.
Grow Pot Size: 4” Overall Height Including Grow Pot: 10-12” 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 'Sunray' Care Tips
Other Common Names: Madagascar Dragon Tree
Binomial Name:Dracaena marginata ‘Sunray’
Care Level: Easy
Light: Bright to medium, indirect
Water: Allow the top 2” of soil to dry
Pet Friendly: No
The Dracaena 'Sunray' Story
Where is it from? Africa
Who is the Dracaena 'Sunray'? The Dracaena 'Sunray' has bright yellow, green variegated foliage that makes you wonder if it's real or fake. An excellent plant for offices!
Good For You! Air Purifying! With strong purifying skills, the Dracaena naturally removes common household toxins and pollutants.
Is the Dracaena 'Sunray' 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.
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.
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.
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 thin sword-shaped upright leaf edges are a deep green while the center margins are a bright yellow giving the sense the plant is glowing.
Toxic. Keep this one away from curious pets and children.