Discover the joys of growing Ficus elastica, a low-maintenance and striking houseplant. Perfect for both beginners and plant enthusiasts, it brings vibrancy to any space.

Thrives in medium to bright light, for 6-8 hours daily. Water every 1-2 weeks, allowing soil to dry between. Adaptable to any room humidity.

Ideal Growing Conditions

Features large, glossy leaves and can grow 6-10 feet indoors. Keep leaves dust-free and watch for pests. Toxic to pets and humans if ingested.

Appearance and Health

Easily propagated by stem cuttings or air layering. Repot when necessary, preferably in spring. Fertilize monthly in growing seasons.

Propagation and Growth

Requires balanced watering and occasional fertilizing. Monitor for pests and diseases, ensuring the plant is in a suitable temperature range.

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