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Dieffenbachia 'Camilla'/Camellia Dumbcane

Dieffenbachia 'Camilla' / Dieffenbachia 'Camilla'
Contrast between white and green of leaves make this a spectacular selection
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Contrast between white and green of leaves make this a spectacular selection

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Scientific Name: Dieffenbachia 'Camilla'
Common Name: Camellia Dumbcane
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Light Exposure: Filtered Shade, Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
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Comments: Dieffenbachia are popular as houseplants because of their tolerance to shade. The plant cells contain calcium oxalate which can be very toxic and possible cause death if ingested. Can be grown in outdoor beds in shade and survive there only in tropical climates.