Dieffenbachia Robusta

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Dieffenbachia Robusta, commonly known as dumb cane, is a popular genus of tropical plants in the family Araceae. They are prized for their attractive foliage and are commonly grown as houseplants. Dieffenbachia plants typically have large, broad leaves that can be variegated with patterns of green, white, and yellow. The plants can grow up to 1-2 meters tall, depending on the species and growing conditions. The leaves are usually oval-shaped with pointed tips, featuring a striking variegation that adds to their ornamental appeal. The stems are thick and fleshy, storing water to help the plant survive in its natural tropical environment.

Dieffenbachia prefers warm, humid conditions typical of its native tropical habitat. It is not frost-tolerant and should be kept indoors in cooler climates. These plants thrive in bright, indirect light but can tolerate low light conditions. Direct sunlight should be avoided as it can scorch the leaves. Well-draining, fertile soil is ideal. A standard potting mix with added perlite or sand to improve drainage works well. Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water when the top inch of soil feels dry to the touch. Overwatering can lead to root rot. High humidity is beneficial. If indoor air is dry, consider using a humidifier or placing the pot on a tray with water and pebbles to increase humidity around the plant.

Dieffenbachia is primarily grown for its decorative foliage, making it a popular choice for homes, offices, and indoor tropical gardens. Like many houseplants, Dieffenbachia can help improve indoor air quality by removing certain toxins from the air.

Offered are plants from the own propagation; the basic Dieffenbachia Robusta form, i.e. no new crossing; rooted and well established head cuttings; potted in a permeable self-mixed organic substrate; repotting only desired in 1-2 years; simply beautiful leaves; not overfertilised - thus robust and top healthy (100% organic quality before quantity!); 2-3x a month to shower off the leaves does the plant very well. Enjoy your new tropical plant beauty - Dieffenbachia Robusta!

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