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Cordyline australis 'Red Star'
Cordyline australis 'Red Star'

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Cordyline hybrid 'Renegade'

Evergreen, Shrubs


Woody plants with swordlike leaves, related to yuccas and agaves but usually ranked with palms in nurseries and landscapes. Good next to swimming pools. As houseplants, prefer bright indirect light but tolerate low light; rarely bloom indoors. To keep indoor plants from getting too big, grow them in undersize pots and repot annually in fresh potting soil. Cordyline is often sold as Dracaena.

Cordyline hybrid 'Renegade'

‘Renegade’forms a tight clump, 2 ft.high and wide with very darkpurple, almost black, leaves.

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