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 San Jose, California.
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 San Jose is currently medium 👌.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determin…
October 3rd, 2022
San Jose is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in San Jose is expected to decrease by 28.8% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 13.5 megajoules of energy per m2 p…
September 27th, 2022
This month, San Jose is getting an average of 12.9 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 13.4% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 11.2 total hours of d…
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 San Jose, California ☀️.️
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.
September 30th, 2022
The growing potential in San Jose is medium 👌.
It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot an…