Rubber Plant – Ficus Elastica- M

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Plant Description

The rubber plant with its deep green shiny leather type leaves which grow to a foot long is native to South Asia. Its white sap has historically been used in the production of rubber products such as latex and tyres. The beauty of this plant is that you can have it a a table top ornament or standing on its own next to your tv or bookshelf once its big and tall

Care Tips

Light – Loves bright indirect light, although it can tolerate bright direct light. Rubber plant is very versatile in that it can also thrive in low lit spaces .Harsh direct light may scorch the foliage
Water – Allow soil to dry out between waterings
Humidity– No particular humidity requirements
Repot – Go one pot size up every second year or when it becomes rootbound


Additional Information

Rotate your plant occasionally to encourage even growth