Plant Care 'Gold dust Dracaena'

'Gold dust Dracaena'


'Dracaena godseffiana'

How to care for 'Gold dust Dracaena'


How often to water your 'Gold dust Dracaena'

Water needs for 'Gold dust Dracaena'
0.5 cups
every 9

'Gold dust Dracaena' needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

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Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for 'Gold dust Dracaena' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant 'Gold dust Dracaena': 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

'Gold dust Dracaena' may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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How to fertilize 'Gold dust Dracaena'

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

Care Summary for 'Gold dust Dracaena'

'Gold dust Dracaena'

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft 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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