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 Tampa, Florida.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
September 30th, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Tampa is currently high 📈.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determinin…
October 3rd, 2022
Tampa is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Tampa is expected to decrease by 20.8% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 14.3 megajoules of energy per m2 per day…
October 3rd, 2022
This month, Tampa is getting an average of 10.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 9.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 11.3 total hours of dayli…
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 Tampa, Florida ☀️.️
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.