Ficus Elastica Abidjan

Ficus Elastica Abidjan

Pot size in cm: 12

Plant height in cm: 35-40 (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 is fast growing with oval shape large leaves witha glossy surface.
Ficus Abidjan is one of the most common varieties of rubber ficus

Light: bright spot, avoid direct sunlight.

Soil: well draining potting compost. The soil should be soft and loose.

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

Humidity: prefers high humidity, wipe its leaves with a wet sponge