Ficus Elastica Tineke
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Rubber Plant Variegata care
The Red Ruby Tree will grow best with consistent, bright, filtered light. This specie has white on its leaves so it means those parts can't handle light. Because of this, the Rubber Plant should be exposed to a high lighted environment.
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.
Video tutorials of ficus care and tips
The videos might not be about exactly the same plant, but the same variety. In most cases, this not relevant because many of the varieties have the same requirements.