Ficus Belize

Ficus belize

Pot size in cm: 12

Plant height in cm: 25-30 (including pot)

One of the most widespread houseplants is Ficus.It belongs to the family of euphorbiaceae, which grows in hot countries and does not tolerate too low air temperatures It comes in many different forms with variety of foliage.  Very collectable plant and one of the easiest to care for. Ficus Belize is fast growing with oval shape large leaves.

Light: bright spot,  will tolerate shadier spot too. The best place fis the windowsill in the southern part of the room. Avoid direct sunlight.

Soil:  well draining potting compost

Watering: as and when required, allow to dry up a bit in betweenThe soil in the pot should always be soft and saturated with moisture. In winter, watering is reduced to 2 times a month

Fertilizer: in the warm season: in spring and autumn. 

Humidityspray the air once every 2 weeks