The Rubber Plant (Ficus elastica) could be the ideal houseplant for you if you want a tough but easy going indoor plant that can reach staggering heights within just a few years. The shiny glossy leaves look great in most homes and although young plants start off small they will fill the space in an empty corner quickly.
Origin: South-East Asia.
Botanical name: Ficus elastica.
Suitable: Indoor / Outdoor.
Max height: 30m.
Toxins removed: N/A.
Pet Friendly: Toxic.
Plant Care Guide
Water: Moderate. Let soil dry before watering.
Light: Indirect sun / bright light . Leaves will be damaged in direct sun.
Temperature: 15\ - 24°C. Ideal room temperature.
Humidity: Normal. Average room humidity. 40 - 50%.
Soil: Good drainage potting mix. 5.5 - 7.5 ph.
Fertilizer: Once a month in spring & summer.