Ficus benjamina Danielle - Weeping Fig - Branched

Size Guide
SIZE: Pot Diameter x Total Height
Size Tip: Fits in a pot with a 22cm+ opening

Item Delivery: 1-2 weeks


Plant Care: Houseplant Focus Nutrition

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Weeping Figs have loose hanging branches of glossy, narrow-pointed, oval leaves. Ficus benjamina is probably the most popular and well known species of Ficus.

Ficus benjamina Danielle is a graceful Weeping Fig with rich, dark green leaves. It is perfect for a corner in the home or office. This simple, low maintenance houseplant will give you lovely, dense foliage and air-purifying, indoor greenery.

Ficus benjamina Danielle - Weeping Fig Care & Info Guide

Light: Ficus benjamina prefers bright, indirect light but can tolerate some light shade. Direct sunlight may scorch the leaves.

Water: Water when the soil starts to become slightly dry at the top. Keep the soil moist at all times, but do not over water as this will cause leaf drop.

Temperature: Ideal temperatures are 16-24°C. Avoid cold draughts.

Humidity: No specific requirements, although the occasional misting wouldn't go amiss.

Feed: Apply a weak dose of a fertiliser once or twice a month during the growing season. View Plant Nutrition

Care tips: Insufficient light or incorrect watering can trigger leaf drop. Adjust as necessary and your plant should quickly recover. Trim to maintain shape, but be aware that sticky latex will ooze from the ends of the cut stems. This can be an irritant, therefore wash your hands if any comes into contact with your skin.

Air Purifying: This plant filters airborne toxins and is part of our clean air plant collection.

Height and Growth Rate: Ultimate indoor height 2m. Moderate to fast growing depending upon conditions.

Toxicity: Considered poisonous, therefore keep away from children and animals.

Origin: South Asia and Australia.

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