Home > Plants > Dumb Cane

Dumb Cane   /   Dieffenbachia

Back   Return to the list   Next

Buy: Dumb Cane


Pictures of:  Dumb Cane


Everything about: Dumb Cane

Dumb Cane, Mother-in-Law plant - Dieffenbachia (latin)
Indoor plant

Recommended temperature: 18 to 22°C.
Hygrometry: Humid atmosphere.
Soil: Rich and free draining.
Site: Bright light.
Geographical origins: Brazil and Central America.

Properties and uses:
The Dieffenbachia is a houseplant, which has creamy foliage with green margins.
It will thrive placed near a window, in a bright room.

Looking after advice:

- Water regularly and in moderation, letting the compost dry out slightly between waterings.
- Spray the foliage regularly if the air is dry.
- Give some fertilizer to your Dieffenbachia every fortnight.
- In summer, it will enjoy being outside, protected from direct sunrays.
- Re-pot your Dieffenbachia every two to three years, in a slightly bigger pot.
- It is recommended to wear gloves to manipulate this plant.

Soil and Compost

Potting Compost

Potting Compost: Suggested uses
Bougainvilleas, Crotons, Cycas, Cyclamens, Dumb canes, Dragon trees, Tree ivy, Ficus, Ferns, Gardenias, Hibiscus, Busy Lizzie, kalanchoes, Ivies, Jasmin, Marantas, Monsteras, indoors palm trees, Philodendrons, Phoenix, Poinsettias, Primroses, Scheffleras, Yuccas, Indoor Plants...

See our offers See our offers

Back   Return to the list   Next


Your reviews about: Dumb Cane

             >> Write your own review

Pépinières PLANFOR
1950 Route de Cère
Tel : (020).7660.0178