Knowledge of Inner-Selves

Dracaena Gold Dust

Height: 78cm | Sale price Price 65.000 JD Regular price Unit price  per 

About Me

Origin: Tropical Africa
Family: Asparagus 
Botanical Name: Dracaena surculosa
Common Name(s): Gold Dust Dracaena · Spotted Dracaena · Florida Beauty


This plant exhibits a great amount of variegated or livid green leaves, a color that is already believed to bring luck by its own. It symbolizes perseverance and knowledge of our inner-selves.

Name Story

The foliage of this Dracaena is glossy green with pointed leaf tips on bamboo like stems. If your light conditions are good, the leaves of the plant will be covered in yellow spots, giving it the common name “Gold Dust.”

Feng Shui

But when the iron tree is mentioned in Feng Shui, it most certain refers the the Dracaena. They can bloom flowers unpredictably, and when they do, it is seen as an auspicious sign of good luck.

Interesting Facts

☘ 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”.

☘ The Dracaena is an oldie but goodie in the houseplant industry. Europeans have been using these tropical African evergreen trees as indoor plants since the mid-1800s.

☘ It remains popular today because it possesses the single most important quality in an indoor plant: attractiveness and forgiving.

Health Benefits

☘ Dracaena is a top performer in NASA’s clean air study, and one of the most effective houseplants in air purification.

☘ It helps remove formaldehyde, benzene, trichloroethylene and carbon dioxide. These are chemicals linked with several health problems among them headaches, respiratory problems, anemia, marrow disease, kidney disease among others.

☘ Nevertheless, Dracaenas increases concentration and sharpens Focus, increases Humidity and absorbs Lead (Pb).

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