Dracaena Janet Craig

Verdant daughter of Africa
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Dracaena Janet Craig at a Glance
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40"-60" tall (including pot)
Can grow up to 5 feet tall indoors
Ideal for low light environments
Brings a natural accent to your living quarters
Dracaena Janet Craig Bio
Hailing from Africa, Dracaena Janet Craig, or Dracaena Deremensis, is named after the Derema Forest in Tanzania. As the original Deremensis disappeared from cultivation, it was replaced by its resilient, adaptable and air-purifying daughter - Janet Craig, wearing a thick and wavy forest green foliage. As it evolves, Dracaena Janet Craig will drop a few lower leaves to be replaced by newer leaves on top.
Light Instructions
Dracaena Janet Craig grows best in a well lit space with bright direct or indirect sunlight, and can adapt to spaces with medium to low light, where the source of light is further away. Avoid placing it in spaces without natural sunlight.
How does self-watering work?
  • 1
    Simply open the lid and fill with water
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    The plant drinks only when needed
  • 3
    The result - healthy, long-lived plants that are easy to maintain
self watering
easyplant benefits
  • Carefree and convenient
  • Never worry about when to water
  • Much healthier plants that live longer
  • We use proven Waterwick TM technology to optimize water consumption
Water every1 Month1 Week
Over compacted dry soilNeverCommon
Easily know when to waterYesNo
Stable root growthYesNo
Dracaena Janet Craig Care
On your Dracaena Janet Craig’s first few days at home, it may lose several leaves, or leaves may turn yellow. This is no reason for concern. Simply shake off or cut the leaf, and look forward to new and better-adjusted leaves. To help it grow optimally and evenly, occasionally dust the leaves and rotate the pot by a ¼ turn once a month. To maintain its aesthetic shape and height, you may periodically prune it to your liking.
Frequently Asked Questions
How fast does a Janet Craig plant grow?
Dracaena Janet Craig plants are slow growers but can grow up to 1-2 feet per year in ideal conditions, taking more than ten years to reach maturity. They thrive in bright indirect light and warm temperatures, so it is important to provide these conditions for optimal growth. Additionally, ensure water when the soil has dried out to help your plant reach its full potential.
How tall do Janet Craigs grow?
Dracaena Janet Craigs typically grow to a height of 6-8 feet, although they can reach up to 15 feet in ideal conditions. They also have a spread of up to three feet. For maximum growth, place your Dracaena Janet Craig in an outdoor, partially shaded environment.