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Dieffenbachia seguine

Dumb Cane
Classification Scientific Name: Dieffenbachia seguine
  Common Name: Dumb Cane
  Family: Araceae
  Location Index: GR2
  Suggested Use: interior large foliage pot plant

interior floor plant
Plant Plant Type: perennial
  Plant Form: upright
  Height: 4 feet
  Spread: 1 - 2 feet
  Flower: flowers are not the primary ornamental value
  Foliage Texture: coarse
  Foliage: has large areas of white on the entire leaves
Environment Sun Requirement: medium exposure
  Water Requirement: low
  Heat Tolerance: medium
Care Maintenance: allow to dry between waterings
  Liabilities: may be poisonous
  Propagation: cane cuttings
More Additional Notes: stature remains a bit smaller than many of the other Dieffenbachias
Dieffenbachia seguine

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