Dumbcane 'green magic'
This variant is currently sold out.
This dumbcane (dieffenbachia) has deep green leaves with a prominent white stripe down the middle. This plant will fit any decorative pot that is larger than 18cm in diameter, like Bláthnaid, Róisín, and Miles.
Light: Dieffenbachia like bright, indirect light but can tolerate light shade too. Lower light levels will reduce its rate of growth.
Water: Water when the soil is dry 1-2 inches at the top.
Humidity: This plant likes a normal to increased level of humidity.
Feed: Apply a weak dose of a fertiliser around once a month during the growing season.
Care tips: This plant has huge leaves that can accumulate dust- wipe them with a damp cloth you notice any build up, it will help the plant absorb sunlight if dust free.
Toxicity: This plant is toxic if ingested.
Origin: Tropical America.