AKA 'Rubber Tree', this ficus variety features dark green leaves that almost look black or dark purple. New growth develops inside of a bright pink sheaf, and aerial roots add to the character of this plant.
4" or 6" pot
Place in pot with drainage hole. Water when soil is dry to the halfway point. Avoid overwatering. Empty saucer if water pools up after watering.
Bright indirect light. No direct sun.
Wipe leaves with damp cloth once a a month to promote healthy photosynthesis and keep them looking good. Ficus' can be extra sensitive to change, so avoid frequent moves, major temp changes, or placing plant near drafty windows or doorways.
IMPORTANT NOTES ON PLANT SHIPPING:
We try to ensure that plant product photos resemble an average specimen of the individual species. Actual plant shipped may be slightly different in size, shape, or specific color/variegation. Any major differences will be noted in the product description.
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