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Old February 28th, 2011, 11:30 AM
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Unknown invincible plant?!

So, my mom got this plant from my aunt several years ago. (At least five). It was quite terrible looking, so she took pity on it and nursed it back to health. It has since survived being broken in half, attacked by a cat, severely wilted, and so forth. At one point, it had two leaves and was sitting in a jar of water. The only help I can give is that I remember it looked like it had no roots... but perhaps they are just very tiny?

So my question is, what the heck is this plant?

Much appreciated!
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Old February 28th, 2011, 11:38 AM
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Re: Unknown invincible plant?!

Looks like a Dieffenbachia.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dieffenbachia
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Old February 28th, 2011, 11:42 AM
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Re: Unknown invincible plant?!

Thanks for the fast reply! Been bothering me for a long time what it is :)
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