Ficus is a superb indoor plant that is much liked for its superb root trunk and its very decorative plant. These are ideally suited for growing indoors because the ficus can stand ordinary room temperature.
How To Care
Light: Keep the tree where it gets plenty of light and within one meter of a window. It loves having good light but not direct sunlight.
Water: Water the ficus only when the surface of the soil is really dry. ensuring the soil is moist, but not soaking wet.
Fertilizer: Feed with bonsai fertilizer, or balanced 10:10:10 general-purpose fertilizer.
Temperature: Ficus appreciates the warmth that is customary indoors in apartments and houses, ideally from 15 to 25°C and the minimum can go down to as much as 5°C.
Potting: Re-potting is best done in Spring and fall or autumn, most deciduous trees require repotting every two or three years.
Pruning: Pruning the Ficus regularly will lead it to branch out more. Trimming and pinching keep your tree miniature.