Ficus Elastica Burgundy
Easy plant ideal for beginners
Needs bright light
It has big leaves.
Its leaves have only 1 color
Considered a tall plant. It can grow up to ~3m
This plant is toxic if ingested
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Green Rubber Plant care
East and south facing windows are perfects for this ficus.
Keep soil evenly moist. Use a pot with a drainage hole, water thoroughly, then empty drainage tray. Be careful not to overwater, which will cause root rot. Drooping yellow leaves are a symptom of overwatering.
As a native to the tropics, your Rubber Tree will appreciate humid environments but it gets used to average humidity.
Feed monthly with a well-balanced liquid fertilizer when the plant is actively growing. It's not necessary to feed a your Rubber Plant during the winter and fall.
Mist the leaves to increase humidity.
Wipe the leaves with a damp cloth and gently dry to keep them clean and healthy.