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15/04/2014 at 20:16

I received this plant from someone, with no directions of how to care for it, what it is and what it wants! 

Please could someone identify it for me so I can make it a bit happier!



15/04/2014 at 20:28

Devil's ivy?


15/04/2014 at 20:34

Its a Dieffenbachia---dumb cane. Be careful of the sap it can cause irritation to the skin.

15/04/2014 at 20:36

Actually, possibly not, cos if you google it, the name 'Devil's ivy' seems to refer to a great range of plants, but most of them have shorter leaves.  I know when I went to university (some time in the stone-age) everyone had one of your plants, and they called them devil's ivy, but maybe that's not the real name.

16/04/2014 at 04:09

Definitely a Dieffenbachia, this site has some tips


17/04/2014 at 14:46

Thanks for your help! 

17/04/2014 at 16:12

I think it's common name is Leopard Lilly.

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