Ficus auriculata – Elephant Ear Fig Tree (6″ pot) (check back later)

$35.00

The figs produced by Ficus auriculata are small, round, and typically red or orange when ripe. Its leaves are large and leathery and have a distinct ear like shape, which is where it gets its common name from.

Ships in a 6″ pot. Does not come with fruit. 

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Description

This plant can be grown as a large shrub or a smaller tree with regular pruning. Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Ficus auriculata thrives in moderate to high humidity, be sure to mist the leaves regularly, especially during dry indoor conditions. Place in a shady area to avoid leaf burn.

FAMILY : Moraceae
ORIGIN : Southeast Asia
MATURE SIZE : 33-66 ft
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS :  bright indirect light
WATER REQUIREMENTS : average
MIN. TEMP. : 65°F

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