Growing Dieffenbachia

Latin Name Pronunciation: deef-en-back'ee-uh

Light: Place plants in an east- or shaded west-facing window.

Watering: Water when the top 1" of the potting mix is dry to the touch.

Fertilizer: When plants are in active growth from spring through summer, use a balanced (20-20-20) houseplant fertilizer monthly, diluted to half strength.

Please note: Plants contain oxalates, which can be toxic.