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Ficus cyathistipula - African Fig - Straight Stem

SIZE: Pot Diameter x Total Height
30cm grow pot
Large Item: pallet delivery
Size Tip: Fits in a pot with a 31cm+ opening
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The African Fig has dense, luscious, deep green foliage with large, leathery, tumbler-shaped leaves. It is a vigorous species of Ficus and can tolerate dry air and shady conditions better than others. Its dark, flaky bark gives rise to its alternative common name of Birchbark Fig.

Ficus cyathistipula - African Fig Care & Info Guide


Horty Hints

Stop the drop! This species of Ficus is picky when it comes to temperature changes, watering with lukewarm water will prevent lower leaves dropping.

Insufficient light or improper watering can trigger leaf drop. Find a bright spot and adjust your watering schedule. Your plant should quickly recover.

Trim to maintain the desired shape of your Ficus, but be aware that sticky latex will ooze from the ends of the cut stems. This can be an irritant, so make sure to wash your hands if any comes in contact with your skin.

Please note: images show how this plant may look at various stages of maturity. The size you choose may look different.