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Corn plant

A species of Dracaena, Also known as Cornstalk dracena, Fragrant dracaena, Happy plant
Botanical name : Dracaena fragrans Genus : Dracaena

Corn plant, A species of Dracaena
Also known as:
Cornstalk dracena, Fragrant dracaena, Happy plant
Botanical name: Dracaena fragrans
Genus: Dracaena
Corn plant (Dracaena fragrans)

Description

Corn plant (Dracaena fragrans) is an evergreen, slow-growing perennial shrub native to tropical Africa. Also, it is a classic houseplant, grown in Europe since the 1800s. Its glossy green foliage that resembles corn leaves grow on top of a thick cane, which is why the plant is sometimes called “false palm tree.”
Bloom Time
Summer
Plant Height
4.5 - 15 m
Spread
1 m
Flower Size
2.5 cm
Toxic
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General Info

Name story

Corn plant
The stem of this plant is very similar to that of a corn, so it is called the corn plant.
Fragrant dracaena
If the surface of its trunk is cut, it oozes red blood-like syrup like a bleeding dracaena, which is a Latin term for a female dragon. In addition, its flowers give out a fragrant scent which also contributes to its name fragrant dracaena.

Symbolism

Firmness, perseverance, longevity, wealth, good luck, knowledge of our true selves

Usages

Garden Use
You can grow corn plant in pots and containers, either as decoration indoors or on outdoor patios. Its most popular garden use is in Mediterranean gardens. Its showy, vibrant green coloring fits well with the aesthetic of this gardening style. Beginner gardeners can easily grow these hardy plants, either outdoors or in a pot.
Corn plant (Dracaena fragrans) Corn plant (Dracaena fragrans)

Scientific Classification

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