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dumb cane

Syllabification: dumb cane

Definition of dumb cane in English:

noun

A thick-stemmed plant with large variegated leaves, native to tropical America and widely grown as a houseplant.
Example sentences
  • A friend gave me a 5 feet tall dumb cane and I find saps on both the tips and the edges of the leaves.
  • Finally, the two main insects to be looking for on dumb cane are mealy bugs and spider mites.
  • For example, azaleas, calla lilies, dumb canes and oleanders are plants to avoid or to use with caution.

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