Cutflower Nomenclature

Scientific/Botanical Name:

Genus: Dracaena

Specie: D. deremensis

Variety/Cultivar: Janet Craig

English Name:


Common Name:

dracena, janet craig

Botanical Family:

Name in Latin: Asparagaceae

Name in English: Asparagus

The Plant

Origin: Africa

Growth Habit: shrub,


Blooming Period:

Leaf: sword shape leaves


Home, Greenhouse

Care and Handling

Soil: general purpose. With sand/perlite if too dense.

Amount of water: Keep evenly moist , warm water.

Nutrition: Feed every two weeks with a water soluble fertilizer. For older plants it is recommended that you increase their fertilizing to weekly during the spring and summer.

Special handling:

Special feature/remarks:

Removes formaldehyde, benzene, toluene, xylene and trichloroethylene from environment