Dumb Cane: Dieffenbachia

Dieffenbachia is easy to care for and an extremely common house plant. The foliage entails elliptical shaped leaves; however, the colors can vary greatly between type from all green, cream with green borders or a mix between the two. Note: The Dieffenbachia contains a toxic sap thus giving the name Dumb Cane, so please keep out of reach of small children or animals that may try to chew or eat the plant.