Dieffenbachia 'Sterling'

Dieffenbachia 'Sterling'
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How to care for Dieffenbachia 'Sterling'

  • Light: Part sun, part shade

    Place in a window with dappled sun or a spot in the middle of a room. Or directly in a window facing west or east.

  • Watering need: Medium demand

    This plant is somewhat drought-tolerant, so no need to stress too much about it drying up. Make sure to feel the soil before watering: the top layer (about 2 inches) should be dry before giving this plant more water.

  • Fertilizing need: Medium demand

    Plants can't only survive on water, they need nutrients too. To keep your plant nice and thriving, it’s important that you add fertilizer every now and then. You can find more info below how to best fertilize this plants.

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Contains calcium oxalate, so handle it with care (use gloves) and make sure that it's out of reach of kids and pets.Read more

The Best Way to Water Your Dieffenbachia

Dieffenbachias thrive best on getting plenty of water, but it's also important not to overwater them. Make sure to also wear gloves when handling your Dieffenbachia, as they are toxic!

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How to Fertilize Your Plant

Most plants require fertilizing every now and then to ensure that they get the right nutrients in order to stay happy and healthy.

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How to Repot Your Plant

Most plants require repotting every now and then in order to stay happy and healthy. However, repotting can be stressful to plants, so it's important to do it carefully and not too often.

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How to Mist Your Plant

Misting instructions

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