Weeping Fig, Benjamin Fig
Zones 10 to 12
Bright indirect light
Planting and Care
Keep soil evenly moist during growing season and allow to dry slightly between watering during the winter.
Prune for size and shape.
Leaves drop with any change in environment. Can lose up to 95% of its leaves and still recover.
Propagate by cuttings or air-layering.
Spider mites, scale, mealybugs, aphids, thrips
Varieties to Consider
Bushy Prince - compact, deep green leaves
Midnight Lady - compact, curly leaves
Variegata - foliage variegated with white and grey-green