Dracaenas have been long cultivated and sought out for their unique leaf patterns and air purifying benefits! The ‘White Jewel’ has a smart, clean look with parallel white stripes running the length of each leaf!
Grow Pot Size: 4” and 6” Overall Height Including Grow Pot: 7-24” 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 'White Jewel' Care Tips
Other Common Names: Dracaena ‘White Jade’
Binomial Name:Dracaena deremensis ‘White Jewel’
Care Level: Easy
Light: Bright to medium, indirect
Water: Allow the top 2” of soil to dry
Pet Friendly: No
The Dracaena 'White Jewel' Story
Where is it from? The Dracaena ‘White Jewel’ is native to tropical Africa.
Who is the Dracaena 'White Jewel'? The Dracaena ‘White Jewel’ is actually a cultivar that was developed in the late 1990s. The cultivar was created to develop a more compact plant with new colors and include all the reliable traits of a Dracaena.
Good For You! Dracaenas are natural air purifiers!
Is the Dracaena 'White Jewel' the right plant for me?
The Dracaena ‘White Jewel’ can easily adapt to any home! The most difficult thing about them is that they prefer distilled or filtered water. To make this easier we suggest using a type of water filter to purify the water and fill up a recycled 1 Quart jug to make the process easier.
Pet Friendly: No, this plant is toxic when ingested.
Location Suggestions: Place your plant in medium light. They look great in offices, bedrooms and living rooms.
Rotate often to encourage evern growth, Medium light to part shade is ideal.
Use distilled or filtered water to brevent 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 are susceptible to burning.
Toxic. Keep this one away from curious pets and children.