Plant Care Janet Craig Dracaena
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Janet Craig Dracaena

4.0 out of 5 (2 experiences)

Janet Craig Dracaena has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves
Janet Craig Dracaena has a Survivor plant personality Survivor

Also known as

Limelight, White Jewel, Hawaiian Sunshine and Dracaena Hawaiian Sunshine Cane

Taxonomy

Dracaena deremensis
Dracaena
Asparagaceae
Asparagales

What other plant parents say

Janet Craig Dracaena has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Janet Craig Dracaena has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Janet Craig Dracaena has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Janet Craig Dracaena has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet 1
Aylha avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Janet Craig Dracaena named Pepper by Aylha on Greg, the plant care app
03/01/2021

Great but doesn’t grow much and browns

How to care for Janet Craig Dracaena

Water

How often to water your Janet Craig Dracaena

Water needs for Janet Craig Dracaena
0.5 cups
every 12

Janet Craig Dracaena 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 Janet Craig Dracaena

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Janet Craig Dracaena in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Janet Craig Dracaena: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Janet Craig Dracaena 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 đź’Ş.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Janet Craig Dracaena

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

Care Summary for Janet Craig Dracaena

Janet Craig Dracaena

Janet Craig Dracaena


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 6ft from a window

Nutrients

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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