Ficus Ginseng
Ficus microcarpa 'Ginseng'
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Bonsai fertilizer (e.g. N4-P6-K6).
Mist requirements Mist daily at room temperatures above 22 °C, otherwise mist every 3 days
Light preferences Prefers full sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm constant temperatures through the whole year (average around 22 °C).
pH range 5.6 - 6.5
Acidity preference loves acidic conditions
Toxicity poisonous

Origin

Climate tropical rainforest

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Names

Other common names Ficus Bonsai
Family Moraceae
Other scientific names Ficus nitida, Ficus retusa, Urostigma microcarpum, Ficus thonningii, Ficus amblyphylla

Characteristics

Growth form tree
Hardiness USDA 10 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -1°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • green
Leaf color
  • green