Madagascar Dragon Tree introduction

Dragon tree

The Madagascar Dragon Tree or Dracaena Marginata or is one of houseplants belonging to the Dracaena Group. The common name comes from it’s native origin from Madagascar and  the cousin Dracaena Draco ( the Dragon) well known for its tendency to ooze red blood.

This beautiful Madagascar dragon tree starts out as a thick tuft of spiky narrow red leaves banding along the edges with darker green central parts.

The Dragon Tree cleans the air  and is especially adapt at filtering out xylene and trichloroethylene.