Related to the fiddle leaf fig, except way less finicky and troublesome. Why not bring a Ficus umbellata into your houseplant collection? This African native isn't typically seen in cultivation. With distinctive, large leaves, this plant will provide a unique touch to your home or office.
Plant comes in a 7″ growers pot. Plant shown is representative of what you will receive.
Harmful To: Pets
For optimal performance, keep at 60-85°F (15-29°C).
Protect furniture when watering.
Feed once per month at half strength when plant is actively growing.
Ficus in general are NOT low light plants. Windows with no direct sun will work, but east or west windows with some direct sun are better choices.
Height: 24 – 72 Inches
Allow the top 1-2 inches of the potting soil to dry out before watering again. Avoid letting it dry out completely.
Use a well-drained potting mix. Adding perlite and orchid bark will improve drainage.
Avoid draft areas (cold or hot) such as from heating/cooling vents and opening and closing doors, particularly during cold weather.