More on Dracaena fragrans

Bev Hudema hudemab at cadvision.com
Sun Mar 26 21:18:52 EST 2000


As I said earlier, the greenhouse where I bought it labeled it a 'Corn
Plant'.  That was the only point I was trying to make.
If I send you a picture, could you tell me which cultivar it is?

on Sun, 26 Mar 2000 17:33:13 -0500, "Stephen Jankalski"
<CEREOID at prodigy.net> wrote:

>But there's more. The commonly grown 'Warneckei', 'Massangeana', 'Janet
>Craig', 'Deremensis', as well as several new names all are cultivars of
>Dracaena fragrans!
>
>There are now 22 named cultivars of D.fragrans and most of the Dracaenas
>found in cultivation are cultivars of this single species.
>
>Bos, J.J.; Graven, P.; Hetterscheid, W.L.A. & Van De Wege, J.J. (1992) WILD
>AND CULTIVATED DRACAENA FRAGRANS. Edinburgh Journal of Botany 49 (3):
>311-331, illus.

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