Please note: the height of Ficus will be between 140cm and 160cm.
In this combi deal, you receive Ficus in our ornamental pot Elisa Vintage green.
Ficus Robusta, also known as the Indian Rubber Tree houseplant. Until the 20th century, Ficus Robusta was an important source of rubber. The Elastica Robusta is related to the Ficus and has more than 1000 different species that you cannot immediately tell belong to the same family. Most Ficus species are indigenous to tropical Asia.
Care & tips Ficus Robusta bush
Ficus Robusta is not a difficult houseplant to look after. However, this houseplant is sensitive to new environments. If Ficus Robusta grows to one side, do not move the plant all at once but turn it a little bit every day. In case of major changes, the plant may drop its leaves. Spraying will benefit the leaves of Ficus. Dust and possible vermin will not get a chance this way.
Water requirements for Ficus Robusta bush
You should always try to keep the soil of this houseplant slightly moist. In the beginning, give the plant small amounts of water several times. After a while, you will know approximately how much water the plant needs. The amount of water also depends on the location of the houseplant. If the houseplant is in a light location, it will need more water.
Light requirements for Ficus Robusta bush
Ficus Robusta likes the sun and prefers a light spot close to a window. This houseplant really needs sunlight to develop. When the Robusta is in a dark place, no new leaves will grow. Be careful during the summer months, when the direct sunlight can become too intense. Before this period, move the plant to a place with fewer hours of sunlight per day.
Is Ficus Robusta poisonous?
Ficus Robusta's leaves are poisonous to pets and children. Ingestion of the plant is strongly discouraged. The sap that is in the plant can cause skin irritations. So be careful with this plant when you have children or pets.
How is my Ficus Robusta bush shipped?
This Rubber tree will be delivered in an ornamental pot. All our houseplants are shipped in specially designed shipping boxes. The unique interior of the boxes ensures that the houseplants are firmly positioned in the box and cannot move around. Houseplants don't mind being in a dark box for a day. This way, we make sure that your green friends are delivered to your home in tip-top shape.
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