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Dracaena marginata

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Author: William Aiton 1789
Family:  Dracaenaceae
Habitat:   Central Africa / Madagascar
Soil:   Rich - Peat
Water:   Medium
Sun:   Minimum
Thickness:  20 centimetres
Height:  5 meters
Flower:   White
Propagate:   Seeds/Cuttings
Names:   Madagascar Dragon Tree, Red Edge Dracaena, Bånddracæna.
Synonyms:  Lomatophyllum borbonicum, Lomatophyllum concina.

 This member of the Dracaenaceae family was given this name by William Aiton in 1789. Found in central Africa and on Madagascar, it thrives in a rich soil or good peat with some water, some to lots of sun, and it will reach five meters. It can be reproduced both by cutting (really easy) and by seeds.