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Dieffenbachia Assorted

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Dieffenbachia Assorted Dumb Cane, Leopard Lily,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Indoor Plants Shrub Like, Upright

A beautiful shade loving plant that provides a year round colourful foliage display. Dieffenbachias have large glossy leaves with green and creamy white markings. They make a ideal container plant for indoors, on balconies, verandahs or sheltered positions in the garden. All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reaction. Known to improve air quality when indoors.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
60cm-1m 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Semi Shade, Shade Any, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Courtyard, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Indoor Plant, Shady Garden, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Aphids, Generally trouble free, Mites

Cultural Notes: Use a good quality potting mix. If plants become leggy give them a light prune in the growing season.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed

Family Name: Origin:
Aceraceae SouthAmerica

Foliage Colour: Cream, Green, White, Variegated
Flower Colour: Insignificant
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: N/A
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Low
Frost: Tender
Wind: Low