Galleries : Undying Tales 2019/2020 : UT 10 - Dragon Tree



DRAGON TREE - 6.5x6.5 inches $175.00 (SOLD)
Dragon - 6.5x6.5 inches $175.00 (SOLD)

Status: Vulnerable

Highlighted species: Madagascar Dragon Tree - Dracaena marginata

Range:Morocco, Madeira, the Cape Verde Islands, Canary Islands

In ancient Greek mythology, in one of the tales of Hercules, he goes to slay Landon, the hundred-headed dragon in order to retrieve three of the golden Apples of Hesperedies. When the dragon is killed, Dragon Trees sprang up from Landon's blood, and as the blood flowed and spread, the trees continued to grow.

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Size: 6 x 6 inches
Medium: Ink
©2019, Stephanie Law

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