Not in my garden, 3/28/14

jim_1 Zone 5B Illinois(5b)March 28, 2014

Ficus Elastica growing as it should in Bora Bora. Here, we would call it a rubber tree and try to grow it indoors.

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I'm more familiar with the Ficus benjamina, can't tell you how many I've helped to an early grave.

Nice to see a ficus in great shape.

    Bookmark   March 28, 2014 at 8:55AM
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Nice to see a grown up one, mine never made it either.

    Bookmark   March 28, 2014 at 9:45AM
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I have two indoor ones, they do relatively well, but are temperamental, when they go into a snit, they drop all their leaves, but with TLC they recover.

    Bookmark   March 28, 2014 at 10:04AM
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