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The Dracaena sanderiana Is small in size; in winter it assumes a green colouring. These are evergreen plants, which means they keep their leaves year round. These plants have an erect, columnar development. The Dracaena sanderiana has a shrub- like development. Fertilization Dracaena sanderiana
During this period of the year it's good to fertilize our plants every 15-20 days; letís choose a specific fertilizer, for house plants, flowering or green ones, to add to the water used to irrigate. We should prefer fertilizers rich in nitrogen and potassium, to favour flowering and the development of new vegetation. Exposure Dracaena sanderiana
These plants don't like cold weather, therefore in the Spring it is best to set them outside only when the temperatures are above 15įC. It is advisable to position this plant in a partially shady place, where it is exposed to direct sunlight only during the coolest hours of the day.Let's position the plants where they can enjoy a good source of light,yet avoiding direct sunshine, which could cause antiaesthetic burnings on the foliage. Watering Dracaena sanderiana
These plants need a completely damp soil, therefore we should water frequently, every 0-1 weeks with 3-4 glasses of water , avoiding water stagnations. Let's remember to empty the plant saucers after watering, to avoid that stagnant water could damage the roots. Treatments Dracaena sanderiana
Generally during this time of year we suggest a pre-emptive treatment with wide range insecticide and with a systemic fungicide, to prevent the attack from part of the aphids and the development of fungus diseases, often favoured by a mild and damp climate. Soil Dracaena sanderiana
Letís place these apartment plants in containers filled with scarcely drained soil, which maintains humidity for long. Every 2-3 years letís repot the plants with new soil.
Notes - Dracaena sanderiana
When wanted we can grow these plants in a vase. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.