The varietal 'Janet Craig Compacta' has lush, dark green leaves in a rosette reminiscent of bromeliads, but without the need for bright light, making this is a great plant for low light areas.
Because of its slow growth rate, it’s also a great choice for areas where you want a small plant.
Since it’s easy to care for, it makes a nice gift plant and does well in office environments.
Genus: Dracaena deremensis
Common Name: Janet Craig Compacta or Pineapple Plant
Light: Low light to filtered or northern light.
Water: Deep and infrequent waterings are best.
Temperature: Minimum 60 degrees.
Propagation: By cuttings taken from the tip of stems during active growing period, (Spring or Summer).
Fertilizer: Nitrogen fertilizer if leaves begin to yellow.