Buy Burgundy Rubber Tree Plants Online
The Burgundy Rubber Tree Plant, Ficus elastica, is the classic Rubber Tree, Rubber Plant or India Rubber Plant. Native to India and Malaysia. The Ficus elastica is among the oldest plants used as houseplants worldwide.
As a houseplant, Ficus is very popular. Able to adapt to and endure lower light conditions and generally poor treatment, The Rubber Tree is a winner indoors. Provide as much light as possible, keep away from cold and drafts in winter, keep soil lightly to moderately moist with good drainage. Most any soil will be fine and largely sandy soils mixed with some organics are ideal. Light fertilization is best.
- Great for the house, apartment, office or dorm
- Provide bright, indirect or artificial light
- Trim as needed
Frequently Asked Questions
How big can a Burgundy Rubber plant get?
Even as a houseplant, they can get pretty big. They can grow up to 10 feet tall and just as wide.
How fast does a Burgundy Rubber tree grow?
They are considered a fast grower with 1 to 2 feet of new growth per year.
Are Burgundy Rubber trees safe for pets?
No! Rubber plants are considered toxic to both humans and pets. They will produce a milky sap when their leaves or stems are broken.
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