dragon tree


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tall tree of the Canary Islands

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The National Botanic Garden of Wales' Dragon Tree was already a quarter of century old when it was first planted in the attraction's Great Glasshouse 15 years ago.
Behind the seating area is a 100-foot-long stream that widens to 20 feet across to accommodate an island dominated by a Madagascar dragon tree and narrows to about two feet, where water from a stone waterfall ripples over rocks.
The other two are a Ficus religiosa in Sri Lanka and a Dragon tree in the Canary Islands, indicating that the World Tree Foundation is already far-flung in its reach.
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Rachael Hughes from the National Botanic Garden of Wales watering the Dragon Tree
On song Despite a hectic start to the New Year, I managed to catch up with award-winning singer songwriter Cheryl Beer over a coffee and to hear about her new production, The Dragon Tree.
Pictures: JEREMY DURKIN/ GARDEN PICTURE LIBRARY/ALAMY' Pink pelargonium love the sun and thrive in pots' The spiky leaves of the dragon tree add contrast' Oleander can be shaped in to a small tree' Palms can add height and give patterned shade on a patio' Carefully-chosen palms and oleander can look good close to the house
Or, descend the other side of Mount Teide to Icod de Los Vinos, where you can see the centuries-old Dragon Tree with its enormous trunk and sword-shaped leaves.
British Cactus and Succulent Society - Northumbria branch, talk, Socotra: Dragon Tree Island, by David Porter, St Aidan's Church Community Centre, Brunton Park, Gosforth, 7.
Scientists at NASA, no less, researched this field and came up with a list that also includes dumb cane, dragon tree, English ivy, Pothos, peace lily, umbrella plant, spider plant, tree philodendron, weeping fig and white butterfly to improve air quality.
It is home to El Drago - the world's largest and oldest dragon tree, which is anything from 500 to 3,000 years old with impressively gnarled branches.
One of the best arboreal crossover candidates is the Madagascar dragon tree (Dracaena marginata).
IT'S an hour's coach trip from Playa de las Americas to the island's north coast and the Drago Milenario - a 1,000-year-old dragon tree.
Or, descend the other side of Mount Teide to Icod de Los Vinos where you can see the centuries-old Dragon Tree with its enormous trunk and sword-shaped leaves.
Terraced, cultivated fields give way to sprawls of prickly pear,palm groves,lofty eucalyptus, wild pink and white blossomed almonds clinging to sheer-faced cliffs and, finally the dragon tree, a tough yucca crowning the skyline.