Scientific Name: Cordyline fruticosa
Light Conditions: Part Shade – Full Sun
Soil: Free draining soil
Watering Requirements: Water regularly until established. Keep soil moist, water whenever the soil surface starts to feel dry.
Common Pests: Grasshoppers, Mealy bug, spider mite, scale
Common Disease: Bacterial and fungal spots, root rot.
PH tolerances: 6.1 – 6.5
Growth Rate: Moderate
Nutrients Requirements: Fertilise yearly with a slow release fertiliser