Dumb Cane (Dieffenbachia species)

Scientific Name:   Dieffenbachia species

Common Name:   Dumb Cane

Type:   Houseplant

Toxicity:   Stomach irritant

Berries/Fruits:   Inconspicuous

Flowers:   Inconspicuous

Description:   House plant that has large leaves up to 20 inches. The plant may reach 2 feet in width. It is generally taller than it is wide. Leaves are dark green to yellow green with variegations in white or pale cream.


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