$260.00 inc. GST
Name: fiddle leaf fig, banjo fig, Ficus lyrata.
Height: 10–12m tall. Dwarf forms are now available, such as F. lyrata “Bambino”.
Foliage: large green undulate, fiddle-shaped leaves with prominent veins.
Climate: prefers a warm-temperate or tropical growing environment outdoors, but will grow in indoor environments.
Soil: a premium potting mix should always be used indoors. A moist, humus-rich but well-drained soil is preferred outdoors.
Position: full sun to partially shaded position outside, or bright indirect light indoors.
Flowering and fruiting: long green figs are produced, but are usually hidden beneath the leaves.
Feeding: use a controlled-release fertiliser in spring and a water-soluble fertiliser every month from spring to late summer.
Watering: allow the potting mix or soil to dry out between each watering.
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