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Dumb Cane
Araceae
Dieffenbachia amoena


rosiekey
rosiekey

Araceae Family

Dieffenbachia Genus

Location

someone gave it to me

Physical Description
leafy foilage


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General Information

It has a stalk then long oval pointed leaves branch off of the stalk




Two closer pics of leaf and stalk








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  Identifier Research
Dumb Cane
gardengeek
April 03, 2013
Araceae
Dieffenbachia amoena
Web | Images | YouTube
Poisonous

Comment: Dumb Cane, Dieffenbachia amoena

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rosiekey
rosiekey
April 02, 2013


Thanks so much for your help. I now know what to look for on how to care for it.
gardengeek
gardengeek
April 02, 2013
Yes, that looks right.

Dieffenbachia amoena

Araceae Family
rosiekey
rosiekey
April 02, 2013


Could it be dumb cane?
rosiekey
rosiekey
April 02, 2013


I have some more pics. I don't have a smart phone so had to use family members.I appreciate your help.
gardengeek
gardengeek
April 02, 2013
This is a hard one, it looks like it's in the Araceae family. Maybe a relative of a Philodendron. If you can get larger images, with close-ups of the stem and leaves, or any other interesting features, I would have a better chance of tracking it down.
rosiekey
rosiekey
April 01, 2013

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