Toxic When Ingested
- Common Names: Rubber Fig
Maximum Height: 2.4 m
The foliage of Ficus elastica are large, oblong and glossy. These are easy plants to care for as long as you are careful with the watering and looks great in any indoor setting.
Light: Grows best in indirect bright sunlight. Avoid direct sunlight to prevent leaf scorching.
Water: Keep soil moist, allowing soil to dry slightly between watering intervals. Water when the top inch soil is dry and mist the leaves regularly to raise the humidity.
Fertilizing: Feed occasionally with diluted liquid fertilizer.