Dieffenbachia oerstedii

Schott 1858

Not a big species. The leaves are 20-25 cm long.
It is distributed from Mexico to Panama, also on some Caribbean islands.

Palmiarnia Poznań, Poland; all photos in this page © Marek Argent
This is the typical form of D. oerstedii. The leaves are dark green with a white midrib.
Tropicos: Dieffenbachia oerstedii
CATE Araceae: Dieffenbachia oerstedii
page created on 2002-02-21
last updated on 2012-02-15