Muhammad Al Shanfari in Samhan Mountain,
Mirbat, Dhofar Governorate, Sultanate of Oman.
This member of the
Dracaenaceae family was described by Georges Guerrard Samuel
Perrottet in 1825. It is found in
Northern Yemen and Oman. It grow on rocky slopes in a well drained
soil with little to some water and lots of sun. The stem can grow to
35 centimetres in diameter - or more. In average, the small trees grow
up to three or five meters, but given the right conditions, it should
reach twelve meters.