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Thrives in pots
Contains toxic parts
Member since Jul 2020
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India Rubber Fig 'Tineke', India Rubber Plant 'Tineke', Variegated Ficus elastica, Variegated Rubber Plant
The plant likes moist roots but an aerated soil.
Full Sun - At least 6–8 hours of sun per day
Grows up to 4m in height with a 1.5m spread. Takes 20 years to reach maturity.
Clay – The smallest soil particles which retain water well and feels sticky when wet and smooth when dry.
Fertile Loam – The soil type that we all love! It contains silt, sand and clay.
Sandy – Large particles that feel dry and gritty and can't hold water.
This plant will not survive cold temperatures.
Ficus species release a caustic, poisonous milky sap containing latex that can be a skin and eye irritant and it can also cause stomach upset if consumed.