Gardener's Grove: Lucky bamboo
January 14, 2021
PLANTAE KINGDOM-Our garden beds have been tucked in with dry leaves to overwinter in a frosty slumber. Next season's plantings are but a dream.
In the interim, let us look around the indoor landscape and learn about one of the most commonly found houseplants: the lucky bamboo or Dracaena sanderiana.
Its stalks rise like an art deco skyscraper, bright green and vertically inclined. At the top, a lucky bamboo is leafy and can be coiled.
Dracaena sanderiana is a species of flowering plant in the family Asparagaceae. It is named after the German–English gardener Henry Frederick Conrad Sand...