Also known as
Janet Craig Dracaena, Janet Craig Dracaena, Limelight, White Jewel, Hawaiian Sunshine, Dracaena Hawaiian Sunshine Cane, warneckii, Janet Craig Compacta, Dracaena 'Dragon Series', Lemon Lime, Dracaena compacta and Lotus Bamboo
How to care for Dracaena Deremensis
Dracaena Deremensis needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
October 3rd, 2022
Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Raleigh is currently medium 👌.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…
October 3rd, 2022
Raleigh is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Raleigh is expected to decrease by 27.8% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 12.3 megajoules of energy per m2 per…
October 4th, 2022
This month, Raleigh is getting an average of 10.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 13% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.9 total hours of dayl…
Dracaena Deremensis can tolerate being far from a window and light source.
Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Raleigh, North Carolina ☀️.️
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 Deremensis after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.