Plant Care Dracaena Jade Jewel

Dracaena Jade Jewel

About Dracaena Jade Jewel

The protective resins inside this plant are in Dragon’s Blood, a bright red pigment, varnish, medicine, incense, and dye that has been used across ancient cultures for thousands of years. This plant rarely blooms, but when it does, its flower blooms at night and emits smells that attract night pollinators, like moths. 🦇


Dracaena fragrans 'Jade Jewel'

How to care for Dracaena Jade Jewel


How often to water your Dracaena Jade Jewel

Water needs for Dracaena Jade Jewel
0.5 cups
every 12

Dracaena Jade Jewel 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 Jade Jewel

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Dracaena Jade Jewel in your home

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

Dracaena Jade Jewel 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 💪.

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How to fertilize Dracaena Jade Jewel

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Dracaena Jade Jewel: 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 Jade Jewel after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Dracaena Jade Jewel

Dracaena Jade Jewel

Dracaena Jade Jewel

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 days


< 6ft from a window


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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