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Toxic When Ingested
- Common Names: Dumb Cane
Maximum Height: 0.6 m to 1.5 m
This cultivar is one of the most popular Dieffenbachia cultivars and often used as an indoor houseplant.
This lovely plant can last between 8 to 15 years with proper care and works well with most decors.
Light: Place the plant where it will receive moderate or filtered light, preferably near a well-lit window. Make sure to turn the pot frequently to ensure the plant receive light uniformly, to ensure that new growth is not lopsided.
Water: Droopy leaves indicate that the plant needs water and brown tips indicate that you are waiting too long between waterings. It doesn’t require high humidity, but will benefit from occasional misting.
Fertilizing: Feed twice a month with high nitrogen fertilizer to encourage healthy growth.