Ficus pumila growing vine or shrub of the genus Ficus also known as Creeping fig, Ficus pumila perennial evergreen or deciduous, used as ornamental hedge drought tolerant and also as house plant or bonsai, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean, temperate or tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 7+.
Leaves color green in ovate shape, the plant can cover walls.
Ficus pumila flower
Flower color green grow in inflorescence hollow fig structure, that the flowers inside the fig
Fruit Not edible purple-green fruit use for orFicus pumilantal 4-8 cm.
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Requirements for Ficus pumila growing and care:
Well-drained soil, Trellising or wall to climb
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No, but if there is not pollinators need to graft
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Invasive, but only if there the specific fig wasp or larva, aggressive
Spring / Autumn
Pests and diseases:
Spider mite, thrips
Autumn / Winter
How to prune:
Just for design, if climbing on the wall everything that goes out of the wall
Size of the plant?
2-5 m, 6-15 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Small amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
General information about the flower
Fig shape flower grow in inflorescence hollow fig structure, that the flowers inside the fig