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Large-Leaved Dragon Tree

Dracaena aletriformis

Also known as

Grootblaardrakeboom (Afr.), Dragon tree

Full Shade
Easy care
Moderate watering
Tender

10a-11b

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Large-Leaved Dragon Tree Overview

The large-leaved dragon tree is a wonderful, showy foliage plant with large strap-shaped leaves in rosettes at the tips of the branches, ideal for shady areas. This is a common feature plant. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo.

How to propagate Large-Leaved Dragon Tree

Layering

You can propagate by seeds or air layering in the spring.

Seed

Cuttings

Tip or stem cuttings in the summer.

Special features of Large-Leaved Dragon Tree

Attracts birds

Attracts butterflies

Attractive flowers

Indoor plant

Attracts bees

Other uses of Large-Leaved Dragon Tree

Foliage and overall appearance.

Other uses