How to grow Ficus auriculata

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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How to grow 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:
Irritant skin

Planting season:
Spring, summer, autumn

Pests and diseases:
Batocera rufomaculata

Pruning season:

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

Water requirement:
Small amount of water / Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season:
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

Edible Fruits

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?
3-5 years

Scientific name:

Ficus auriculata

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