green and white variegated dieffenbachia

A low-maintenance, fast-growing plant whose shades of green and cream add a calming vibe to your space. 

A very popular houseplant with large lush variegated leaves, they typically grow to a height of 2-3 meters, and are an excellent choice for a large space, such as a foyer or staircase. They are forgiving plants that make lovely gifts for the beginner.

 how this nature nurtures you

Powerful air purifiers, removing toxins such as benzene and formaldehyde from the indoor environment. Its tropical beauty promotes relaxation, and lifts our mood. Dieffenbachia are celebrated in Brazilian folklore as protection against negative energy.

 how to nurture your nature


Tropics of the Americas and the West Indies.


Keep evenly moist. Water when top 5cm feels dry.


Tolerates low light conditions, but thrives in diffused sunlight.


They like to be warm. 20-30 degrees Celsius.


Think tropical. High humidity is appreciated. Mist regularly, or set on a tray of pebbles with water.


Very toxic to humans and animals if consumed.


Feed every month in the spring and summer with an all purpose fertilizer.  Apply to damp soil so you don't burn the roots.  


Easily propagated by stem and leaf cuttings.  Here's a short video explaining how: