Dumb Cane, Dieffenbachia seguine 'Amoena' or 'Tropic Snow'

Dumb Cane

FAMILY:
Araceae

ORIGIN:
Central and South America

DESCRIPTION:
robust perennial with dark green, broadly ovate to oblong leaves 12 - 18" long with creamy white midribs

CULTIVATION:
water moderately; fertilize monthly; part shade

PROPAGATION:
root tip cuttings

COMMENTS:
leaves may cause irritation and numbness if chewed

 

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