☘ Origin: New World Tropics from Mexico and the West Indies, South to Argentina
☘ Family: Araceae
☘ Botanical Name: Dieffenbachia seguine
☘ Common Name(s): Dumb Cane
According to folk tradition in Brazil, Dieffenbachia protects against negative energy. That's probably because of all that lovely fresh oxygen.
Plants that have rounded foliage, lush and green are usually excellent choice, good for uplifting the energy or creating harmony in the environment.
Dieffenbachia is prized for its big eye-catching leaves. They lend an exciting tropical look with green leaves in many shades of that are marked with lime green and yellow shades spots, stripes, dots or colored veins.
Each creamy white leaf of this dieffenbachia has an irregular bright green margin, which gives them a distinctive two-tone appearance.
Dieffenbachia can grow quite tall and they tend to lose their lower leaves which gives them an attractive palm-like shape.
☘ Improves indoor air Quality.
☘ Best CO2 absorbing plant.
☘ Takes toxins out of the air, so your family can breathe easier.