• Known as: Song of India
  • Place of origin: native to tropical Africa
  • Description: D. fragans is multi stemmed shrub  bearing long glossy green leaves and reaching to even 15m in old plants. Grows slowly. Young plants start as a single unbranched stem with a rosette of leaves until the growing tip flowers and then branches with 2 or more new stems.  Leaves are initially small and erect but spread into larger leaves which droop. Flowers are borne on panicles and may be white or colored.
  • Grow best: Easy to care indoors.
  • Use: Use as foliage plant indoors. Suitable for shady landscapes.