Requires a good soil you eventually will mix with 1/3 of compost. To facilitate drainage, place a bed of gravel in the bottom of the pot, small pebbles or clay balls. This operation makes it possible to prevent the roots from being immersed in the water, which could be fatal to him. Place your draceana marginata in a good sized pot filled with special potting soil for houseplants. Although it is necessary to repot it in the spring every 2-3 years, apart from that prefer a regular surfacing that will perfectly meet the needs of the plant as a growing medium.