Ficus Elastica 'Abidjan'. Rubber Plant. 250cm tall.

The Ficus Elastica 'Abidjan', more commonly known as the Rubber Plant is native to India and Indonesia but in the UK is grown as a very stylish and modern looking houseplant. Broad glossy leaves are in rich tones of burgundy and bronzes with emerging leaves being a beautiful bright colour in contrast. 

One of the most effective plants for filtering and purifying air, this very 'trendy' plant is a great for providing a focal point in either office or home. Easy to care for, liking bright indirect light but coping relatively well with lower light conditions and even withstanding a certain amount of neglect. May be placed outside during summer. Please be aware the sap can be an irritant.

 

These extra tall specimen indoor house plants are exceptional quality from specialist growers. Photos 1-8 are of the some of the actual plants in stock now.  All are fully rooted.

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FICUS ELASTICA 'ABIDJAN'. Rubber Plant.

SKU: FEA25
£149.95Price
  • Latin Name: Ficus Elastica 'Abidjan'.

    Common Name: Rubber Plant.

    Origin: India and Indonesia.

    Hardiness: Protect from frost and drafts. 

    Growth Characteristics: Evergreen tree. Large glossy burgundy coloured leaves with leathery texture. Easy to care for. Turn plant regularly to avoid it leaning towards light source. Air purifying plant.

    Sunlight: Bright indirect light. Can cope with lower light conditions.

    Exposure: Indoor Houseplant. 

    Soil: Rich. Well drained soil.

    Moisture: Keep moist but do not overwater. Allow top inch of soil to dry before re-watering. Mist leaves occasionally. Wipe leaves with a damp sponge or cloth to keep foliage glossy. 

    Feeding: Feed once a month through summer with a half strength liquid feed.

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    All palms and plants have been imported with phytosanitary certificates from top quality growers.

The Palm Tree Company

  Meadcroft, Clitheroe Rd, Whalley,

             Lancs. BB7 9AD

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