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10 Causes of Dieffenbachia Leaves Turning Brown (And Solutions)

Dieffenbachias (Dumb Canes) are popular houseplants because of their vibrant, variegated foliage. Even though dieffenbachia is easy to take care of and pretty flexible, the leaves often turn brown.  Dieffenbachia leaves frequently turn brown due to sunburn, underwatering, or overwatering. Low humidity, temperature stress, lighting issues, pests, diseases, and nutrient deficiency all can cause problems. …

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Traveler’s Palm vs Bird of Paradise (Differences and Similarities)

Traveler’s Palm (Ravenala) has leaves with straight tips, while the Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia) has pointed ones. The ravenala’s leaf stalks are shaped like a rectangle, while the Strelitzia’s are more round. The leaves of the ravenala are weaker, almost like mosses, whereas the leaves of the strelitzias are much more substantial. Ravenala leaves have …

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