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James H. Schutte

(Dichondra, Silver Falls Dichondra, Silver Ponysfoot)

Dichondra is a low-maintenance, creeping or trailing plant native to the southwestern United States. It is an evergreen perennial in warm climates but is often used as an annual in cooler, frost-prone climates. The flowers are small and insignificant. The leaves of 'Silver Falls' are heart-shaped, covered with soft, silver hairs and attached to long, trailing stems. This vigorously fast growing plant can grow very long in just one season.

Silver Falls dichondra is very heat and drought tolerant...

Image of Dichondra micrantha photo by: Forest & Kim Starr

Forest & Kim Starr

(Asian Ponysfoot, Dichondra, Kidneyweed)

With emerald green to grayish green leaves that look like tiny waterlily pads, Asian ponysfoot is a low spreading groundcover once heavily used as a substitute for turfgrass in warm climates. An herbaceous tender perennial from eastern Asia, it sprawls outward and sends out roots from the horizontal stems as it creeps.

The small leaves are lush green to slightly grayish green are are shaped like a kidney or more rounded and like a waterlily leaf. In summer and fall, tiny flowers appear, ranging...

Image of Dieffenbachia photo by: Gerald L. Klingaman

Gerald L. Klingaman

(Dieffenbachia, Dumbcane)

Native to tropical America, this frost-sensitive tender perennial is commonly grown as a houseplant. Its large, waxy, green leaves are mottled with blotches of white, cream or yellow. As its lower leaves are shed its stem becomes more evident. All parts of this plant are poisonous if eaten and its sap may cause skin irritation.

Dumbcane should be given bright light, but never direct sunlight (unless right at morning or dusk). A rich, moist and well-drained soil is perfect. Do not overwater this...

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James Burghardt

(Dumbcane, Star Bright Dieffenbachia)

Native to tropical America, this frost-sensitive tender perennial is commonly grown as a houseplant. Its large, waxy, green leaves are mottled with blotches of white, cream or yellow. As its lower leaves are shed its stem becomes more evident. All parts of this plant are poisonous if eaten and its sap may cause skin irritation.

Dumbcane should be given bright light, but never direct sunlight (unless right at morning or dusk). A rich, moist and well-drained soil is perfect. Do not overwater this...

(Bali Hai Dieffenbachia, Dumbcane)

A frost-sensitive tender perennial, dumbcane is commonly grown as a houseplant. 'Bali Hai' has dark green leaves with chartreuse blotches when young that gradually change to white. As its lower leaves are shed its stem becomes more evident.

Dumbcane grows best in fertile, moist well-drained soil and bright, filtered light. Reduce watering in the cooler winter months indoors and out. Direct morning and evening sunlight is appropriate if not during summer. Low humidity can result in leaves curling...

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James Burghardt

(Camille Dieffenbachia, Dumbcane)

A frost-sensitive tender perennial, dumbcane is commonly grown as a houseplant. 'Camille' has creamy yellow leaves with rich green borders. This plant has a bushy look but as its lower leaves are shed its stem becomes more evident.

Dumbcane grows best in moist, rich well-drained soil and bright, filtered light. Reduce watering in cooler winter months both inside and out. Watch for snail or slug damage on leaves and too low humidity will cause leaves to curl and brown. All parts of this plant are...

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James H. Schutte

Native to tropical America, this frost-sensitive tender perennial is commonly grown as a houseplant. Its large, waxy, green leaves are mottled with blotches of white, cream or yellow. As its lower leaves are shed its stem becomes more evident. All parts of this plant are poisonous if eaten and its sap may cause skin irritation.

Dumbcane should be given bright light, but never direct sunlight (unless right at morning or dusk). A rich, moist and well-drained soil is perfect. Do not overwater this...

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Carol Cloud Bailey

(Compact Dieffenbachia, Dumbcane)

Native to the New World tropics, dieffenbachias are tender evergreen perennials renowned for their attractive foliage and robust constitution. The aptly named hybrid cultivar ‘Compacta’ offers not only a relatively petite, dense habit, but also handsome broad rich green leaves liberally painted with creamy-white variegation. Flowers and fruits are rarely if ever produced. As its lower leaves are shed its stem becomes more evident.

A great choice for tight challenging spaces in offices and homes,...

Native to tropical America, this frost-sensitive tender perennial is commonly grown as a houseplant. Its large, waxy, green leaves are mottled with blotches of white, cream or yellow. As its lower leaves are shed its stem becomes more evident. All parts of this plant are poisonous if eaten and its sap may cause skin irritation.

Dumbcane should be given bright light, but never direct sunlight (unless right at morning or dusk). A rich, moist and well-drained soil is perfect. Do not overwater this...

(Dumbcane, Morlof Dieffenbachia)

A frost-sensitive tender perennial dumbcane is commonly grown as a houseplant. 'Morlof' has bright green leaves with pale yellow-white variegation. As its lower leaves are shed its stem becomes more evident.

Dumbcane grows best in moist, rich well-drained soil and bright, filtered light. Reduce watering in cooler winter months both inside and out. Watch for snail or slug damage on leaves and too low humidity will cause leaves to curl and brown. All parts of this plant are poisonous if eaten and...