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Family: DRACAENACEAE 

 Dracaena serrulata
 


I found this one in Oman, dry season.

  
Author:  Georges Guerrard Samuel Perrottet 1825
Family:  Dracaenaceae
Habitat:  Northern Yemen, Dhofar; Oman
Soil:  Grit or Mix
Water:  Minimum-Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  35 centimetres
Height:  3-5 (12) Meters
Flower:  Light Crème colour
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  Yemen Dragon Tree, Airoub, Der Südarabische Drachenbaum
Synonyms:  (Dracaena angustifolia Roxb. 1832?)

Another wild plant from Oman

Within three years, I have grown some to well over
one meter, 15 centimetres in diameter at the base.


    This member of the Dracaenaceae family was described by Georges Guerrard Samuel Perrottet in 1825. It is found in Northern Yemen and Oman. It grow on rocky slopes in a well drained soil with little to some water and lots of sun. The stem can grow to 35 centimetres in diameter - or more. In average, the small trees grow up to three or five meters, but given the right conditions, it should reach twelve meters.

I found the plants below in Oman, dry season. 15 km from the sea, just on the edge to the high plateau.