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How should I prune my Variegated song of India during different seasons or stages of growth?

Variegated song of India
Dracaena reflexa 'Variegata'
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The good news is that these plants have a medium growth rate which means they cycle through growth stages fairly quickly. Once your plant matures, you can follow normal pruning methods. Variegated song of India is mainly used for leaf viewing, flowers have no ornamental value and will consume nutrients, you can prune the flowers when the plant is in bloom and concentrate the nutrients for the growth of the leaves. If you want to control the size of Variegated song of India, you need to do a strong pruning in winter time, and you can prune to the shape you want. If the shape is appropriate and only small-scale shaping is needed (pruning no more than 1/4 of the total size of the plant), it can be done in summer or autumn. When Variegated song of India is growing, if there are yellowing leaves and diseased leaves, prune off the yellowing leaves at the bottom and the parts of the leaves that have spots due to disease infection, which can effectively reduce the infection. If the number of leaves with spots is relatively large, the number of pruned leaves should not exceed a quarter of the total to avoid affecting the growth of Variegated song of India.
Variegated song of India (Dracaena reflexa 'Variegata')
Variegated song of India
A species of Dracaena, Also known as Pleomele Reflexa 'Variegata', Dragon Tree
Botanical name: Dracaena reflexa 'Variegata'
Genus: Dracaena
Description
Variegated song of India is a Song of India cultivar that, perhaps unsurprisingly, features variegated leaves. Specifically, this cultivar's two-toned leaves are emerald green in their middles, with edges that transition from yellowish-green to a more subdued cream color as they age. Easy to take care of, and boasting leaves that really "pop," this cultivar can be found in gardens, homes, malls, and offices all over the world.
Garden Use
Dracaena plants of Asparagaceae (Dracaena spp.) are excellent indoor ornamental plants, easy to maintain. They can be evergreen and grow slowly with a continuous water supply and proper filtered light ensured. The leaves of corn plants are often used to decorate flower bouquets; the lucky bamboo can be used for decoration as a hydroponic plant, and the gold dust can be planted outdoors as bushes.
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