Lemon Lime Indoor Plant
Other common names
dragon plant 'Lemon Lime'
Dracaena deremensis 'Lemon Lime'
Dracaena are evergreen trees, the few branches bearing linear to lance-shaped leaves often crowded towards the tips; on mature plants, small greenish-white flowers may be followed by orange or red berries
'Lemon Lime' is an erect evergreen shrub, becoming branched with age, with narrow, arching leaves to 60cm in length, striped with green and bright greenish-yellow
| How to grow|
Under glass grow in loam-based potting compost in full light and shade from hot sun and with moderate humidity. Water freely and apply a balanced liquid fertiliser monthly from spring to autumn and keep just moist in winter. If growth is weak, plants can be cut back to within 15cm of the base in spring. Tolerant of low light levels indoors
Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings or leafless stem sections in spring with bottom heat
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Patio & Container Plants