Starbright Plant/Flower Care Guide

Dieffenbachia

Dieffenbachia
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Light

Bright light, no direct sun. Turn plant often to encourage even growth.

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Water

Water thoroughly and allow soil to dry out a bit between waterings.

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Temperature

Normal room temperatures 65-75°F/18-24°C

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Soil

Soilless potting mix to allow good drainage.

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Fertilizer

Feed spring through summer every 2 weeks with a liquid fertilizer diluted by half. In fall and winter, feed monthly.

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Propagation

Take 3-5 inch (8-13 cm) stem tip cuttings in spring or early summer and insert in moist potting mix. Pups that emerge from the base of the plant can be cut away and planted in their own containers.