A slow-growing member of the Dracaena family, it is native to South East Africa. The Dracaena Compacta has a thick green stem and is a beautiful addition to homes or offices. It is quite easy to grow and is one of the most well-loved houseplants. It is native to tropical Asia and Africa. In summer, the best place for this plant would be the windowsill of an east- or west-facing window.