Black or purple leaves most often indicate damage from cold exposure. Compacta leaves will also begin to turn purplish black at the base and defoliate if light exposure is too insufficient.
My dracaena compacta has only a few leaves left and all are turning yellow from the base. I have watered with softened water. Is there any way to save the plant?
Are Dracaena Compacta safe for cats?
Is tap water good to water my Dracaena plant?
Can a dracaena be trimmed when it’s too tall?
Why are the leaves of my Dracaena going brown at the ends?
What does it mean to prune back Dracaena crowns to maintain a good height?
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