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Dieffenbachia

Botanical Name:

Dieffenbachia

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Plant Type

Shrubby herb

Lifespan

Perennial

Plant Height

3 feet (0.91 m) to 10 feet (3.0 m) in height

Flower

They have showy white flowers. The flower is unisexual, with a spadix. The flower spathe is oval and the lower part is tubular.

Fruit

Its fruit is a spherical berry with a single seed, about 8 mm in diameter, which will turn red when mature.

Taxonomy

Order

Alismatales

Family

Araceae

Genus

Dieffenbachia

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