Song of India
The foliage of the Song of India plant is truly a visual delight and one of its standout features. The leaves are lance-shaped and grow in a spiraling pattern along the stem. Each leaf showcases vibrant shades of green intermingled with yellow or cream-colored stripes and edges, creating a unique variegated appearance.
Scientific Name: Dracaena reflexa 'Variegata'
Common Names: Song of India, Pleomele
Light: Place in bright, indirect sunlight or filtered light
Water: Water thoroughly, letting the soil dry between watering; avoid overwatering
Soil: Well-draining potting mix with sand or perlite
Humidity: Moderate humidity; misting can be beneficial
Temperature: 65-80°F (18-27°C)
Fertilizer : Balanced liquid fertilizer, diluted to half strength, every 4-6 weeks during growing season
Pet Information: Toxic to pets if ingested