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Rusty fig

Ficus rubiginosa

Also known as

Port Jackson fig, Botany Bay fig, Fig

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

16m

Max

14m

8m

Min

6m

0

Rusty fig Overview

This evergreen tree has an upright hemi-spherical growth habit, the leaves are oblong to elliptic and dark green with a paler beneath.

Common problems with Rusty fig

How to propagate Rusty fig

Seed

Sow the seeds in the spring.

Cuttings

By root semi-ripe cuttings in the spring or summer.

Other uses of Rusty fig

Grown for their foliage and for shade.