Dracaena draco L.

Common name

English: Dragontree

German: Drachenbaum


Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Liliopsida (370)

      Order: Liliales (113)

        Family: Ruscaceae (3) (family description)

          Genus: Dracaena (1)

           Epithet: draco L. (1)

draco => lat. for snake or dragon, in reference to the blood-red sap


Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: beige, white

External links

Check for Dracaena draco at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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