How To Grow And Care For Ficus Altissima

Ficus altissima growing indoors

Ficus altissima (FIK-us al-TISS-ih-muh) is also called Lofty Fig, Asian Council Tree, or simply Council Tree. It is a flowering plant in the Mulberry or Moraceae family of plants. This

Ficus Tineke Plant Growing And Care

Variegated leaves of ficus elastica var. "Tineke" houseplant.

Ficus Tineke is a select variety of Ficus elastica (FY-Kus ee-LAS-tick-uh) and one of the ‘new’ highly variegated rubber plants on the market. Elastica originates from India and Indonesia.  It

Ficus Elastica Care: Growing Rubber Trees

Green, leathery leaves of Ficus Elastica

Ficus Elastica [FY-kus ee-LASS-tih-kuh] is a popular houseplant native to the tropics of India and Southeast Asia. Most know it by the common name of the rubber plant or rubber

Variegated Rubber Plant Growing and Care

Colorful leaves of the variegated Rubber plant

The different types of Rubber plants are common indoor plants because they are versatile and easy to grow. Their large, waxy leaves make this tropical plant a great addition to

Types Of Ficus Trees For The Home and Garden

3 of the Ficus types for the home and garden

Ficus plants [FYE-Kuss] include 800-1000 species of woody trees, shrubs, and vines from the Moraceae family. Many are grown as houseplants or outdoors in their native regions. Ficus plants are

Ficus Benjamina Tree – Weeping Fig

Ficus Benjamina - weeping fig -green and varigated

The House Plant Homeowners Tree: Ficus Plant Care The Ficus benjamina, commonly known as the Benjamins fig, fig ficus, weeping figs, or benjamin figs, is the houseplant most people think

Ficus Pandurata or Ficus Lyrata Tree

Ficus Lyrata

The fiddle-leaf fig is the common name for Ficus Lyrata or Ficus Pandurata comes from the family Moraceae. It’s related to the rubber plant. The plant gets its name from its