Dracaena fragrans Tornado 12cm Pot x 1


1 x 12cm Potted Plant


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Dracaena fragrans Tornado

Undemanding and easy to grow!

This twisted dark green foliage has bold lime green margins which make this house plant incredibly alluring! Each glossy leaf is curiously curled and twisted clockwise to display an amazing and eye-catching whirlpool effect. As a young plant Dracaena fragrans ‘Tornado’ has a low rounded shape that sits perfectly on a worktop or coffee table. With maturity, it eventually extends upwards to produce an upright central stem, which then makes a wonderful floor-standing specimen. This magnificent Dragon Tree is undemanding and easy to grow, which won’t get out of hand quickly as it has a relatively slow growth habit. It is an indoor plant that will adapt to a wide range of conditions making it even more versatile.

Keep a Dracaena plant in a warm room away from radiators and any cold draughts, ideally with a constant temperature above 16C (60F). For the optimum leaf colour, choose a bright position in a well-lit space, but away from the glare of the strong sun. Dracaena can also cope equally well in shade.

Water freely between the spring and autumn using tepid rainwater if possible, and allow the pot to drain well after each watering. In the winter months, reduce watering but do not allow the soil to dry out. Feed regularly between March and September when they are inactive growth. The lower leaves of Dracaena will naturally die back as the plant grows so just carefully remove them to maintain a tidy appearance.

Height: 120cm (48"). Spread: 90cm (36").

Please note: Some houseplants are toxic to pets if ingested, please seek advice from a veterinary professional if you believe it has been consumed. Ensure you take a sample of the plant with you.
The size of the plant will differ depending on when in the year it is purchased – visuals are an indication only.

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Please note that when several items are ordered they may not all be delivered at the same time.

Delivery Charge

Standard Charge

Packet seed only will incur a carriage charge of £2.99.

All other products incur a carriage charge of £4.99.

If your order comprises of a combination of carriage charges then a combined carriage charge of £6.99 will be applied.

Live Plants

Dobies wants to ensure that all of our plants are delivered to you in the best condition for planting. Unfortunately there are some postcodes that take longer to deliver to and therefore we can not guarantee this, so we are sorry to advise that we do not ship live plants to the following areas; HS, IV41-IV56, KW15-KW17, PA34, PA41-48, PA60-PA78, PA80, PH40-PH44, TR21-TR25, ZE1-ZE3.

Non Standard Deliveries

Unfortunately like many companies in our industry we are currently only able to supply orders to UK based customers, excluding those in Northern Ireland. We are committed to finding a way that we can resume or normal services again as soon as possible. Please accept our apologies for any inconvience caused.

Very Large items

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