A remarkably distinct, ornamental-foliaged plant, in habit somewhat resembling a Dracsena, with long, narrow leaves, striped and mottled with gold of the brightest possible hue. It is of very graceful habit and of free growth, the leaves attaining ten to twelve inches in length, and about three quarters of an inch wide, very acute at the apex, the upper surface, dark shining green, with gold blotches, the mid-rib and margins golden yellow; under surface similar, but paler green.- Vietrh.