Ficus auriculata growing tree of the genus Ficus also known as Roxburgh fig, Ficus auriculata perennial evergreen or deciduous plant and used also as ornamental bonsai the plant is drought tolerance plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.
Leaves color green, and when the leaves young in red color, the shape round the leaves can be more than 30 cm.
Flower color green-pink grow in inflorescence hollow fig structure, that the flowers inside the fig.
Ficus auriculata fruits
Fruits are edible in teardrop-shaped the color can be purple or green.
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Requirements for Ficus auriculata growing and care:
Well drain soil, mulch
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Spring, summer, autumn
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Weak branches, recommend keeping the tree small
Size of the plant?
10-20m, 30-60 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing
Small amount of water / Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Winter / spring
General information about the flower
Green- pink flower grow in inflorescence hollow fig structure, that the flowers inside the fig
Pollination is done by:
Fig wasp, hand pollination
Fruit harvest season:
Summer / Autumn
Fruits pests or diseases:
What can be done with big quantities of Ficus auriculata fruits?
Eaten raw, jams, dry, fruit leather
Work requirements on the fruit:
Cover the fruits with net
How long does it take to bear fruit?