Plant Care Dracaena braunii
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Dracaena braunii

4.7 out of 5 (9 experiences)

Dracaena braunii has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Dracaena braunii has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily

Taxonomy

Dracaena braunii
Dracaena
Asparagaceae
Asparagales

What other plant parents say

Dracaena braunii has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 6
Dracaena braunii has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Dracaena braunii has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 1
Dracaena braunii has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Dracaena braunii has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
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Pinellas Park, FL
Rating of the plant Dracaena braunii named Digga by Cmmnsnse on Greg, the plant care app
04/13/2021

Digga D has gone through some difficult times recently, but he’s the epitome of a survivor, and is coming out of his tribulations with a roar, ready to be the plant he knows he can be. It’s a journey…

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Kennedy avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Dracaena braunii named Mando by Kennedy on Greg, the plant care app
04/04/2021

It browns easily it it doesn’t get enough sun

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@Cmmnsnse
Pinellas Park, FL
Rating of the plant Dracaena braunii named Chip by Cmmnsnse on Greg, the plant care app
04/10/2021

Chip isn’t the fanciest it

How to care for Dracaena braunii

Water

How often to water your Dracaena braunii

Water needs for Dracaena braunii
0.5 cups
every 12

Dracaena braunii needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Dracaena braunii

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for None in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Dracaena braunii: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Dracaena braunii can tolerate being far from a window and light source.

Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive đź’Ş.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Dracaena braunii

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Dracaena braunii: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Dracaena braunii after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Dracaena braunii

Dracaena braunii

Dracaena braunii


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 6ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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