The plant genus Dieffenbachia , which belongs to the aroid family, is a poisonous houseplant, so consider its placement in relation to children and pets. It is a plant that is very easy to care for and most species of these plants are decorated with variegated leaves of various colors. Dieffenbachia grows quite quickly and does not benefit from a dry environment for healthy growth. It grows to a respectable height, it is not a small plant. We wrote more about dieffenbachia in our article .