Ficus Elastica Robusta
The Rubber Plant (Ficus Elastica Robusta) gets its name from its large leathery leaves. Similar to the Fiddle Fig tree the rubber plant is highly efficient at purifying air making it a popular indoor plant.
Plant Habit: Bush
Soil Type: Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Aspect: West-facing, South-facing
Sunlight: Full Sun
Soil pH: Acidic, Alkaline, Neutral
Hardiness Rating (RHS): H1B (10°C to 15°C)
Ideally placed in a bright room, avoiding direct sunlight. Can also be kept in lower light conditions. Keep the soil moist at all times, but make sure not to overwater as this may cause leaf drop.
Supplied at a height of 40-50 cm in a 3L pot