Rubber Tree

Rubber Tree

Rubber Tree

The rubber tree, also called ficus elastica, is most know for it’s large glossy leaves. These leaves come in a variety of colors ranging from green to burgundy to even pinkish hues. These beautiful colors makes it a great accent plant among plainer green foliage that is commonly found. Care for this plant is pretty basic.

Light: Prefers bright indirect light

Water: During the growing season the plant likes to stay moist, but not wet. During the dormant season water only a few time a month.

 

 

Varieties include:

Ficus Burgundy (Above)

Variegated Rubber Tree

Ficus Ruby

  • GROWTH RATE Fast

Partial Shade

EXPOSURE

heavy

WATER