Ficus Benjamina is a spectacularly coloured small tree with striking variegated leaves in a compact bush.
- All plants come in an 12cm biodegradable pot which is stable and can be left as is or planted into another pot - the choice is yours.
- We recommend matching with one of our concrete plant pots, you can also checkout our other indoor plants here.
- You will receive a Ficus Benjamina similar to the one pictured.
🪴 General care: Moderate
- Ficus Benjamina is one of the indoor plants with the most beautiful leaves and is easy to grow. It is able to survive in a variety of conditions and is very difficult to kill so is great for beginners.
- This plant is very resilient and will quickly bounce back from any neglect.
💦 Water: Moderate
- Ficus Benjamina likes a moderate amount of water, once or twice per week. Let the top of the soil dry slightly between waterings.
- Water once or twice per week.
- In Summer, if it’s hot and getting a lot of light it will need watering more often, once a week depending on the size of the plant and pot.
☀️ Light: Bright Indirect
- Ficus Benjamina likes mostly bright indirect lighting and likes shade too. If it doesn’t receive enough light the leaves will grow smaller and the stems elongated.
- Bright indirect sunlight will encourage faster growth and healthier colourful leaves whereas, not enough sun and the leaves and stems become pale. Too much sun and the leaves can burn and turn brown.
🌱 Growth: Small bushy plant
- It has small dark green and variegated leaves in a small bush that grows moderately quickly.
- This plant prefers warmer humid areas but this is not necessary, however, they will grow faster in these conditions.
✂️ Maintenance: Medium
- This houseplant is low to low-maintenance.
- Remove dead leaves to keep Ficus Benjamina looking fresh and healthy.
Shipping & Returns
Shipping & Returns
- We currently ship nationwide in New Zealand with all orders tracked using NZ post couriers. Delivery times are usually 1-2 days for most places, however some may take 3-4 days. Please note that although we try to pack your orders as quickly as possible we have no control over any delays the courier might have.
- Once your order has been fulfilled you will recieve a confirmation email with a tracking number that has been assigned to your order.
- Delivery is free on orders over $150. We calculate shipping rate depending on location which you select at the checkout or see here.
- We carefully wrap all our products in 100% eco-friendly packaging from the tissue to the tape to the card. Everything is either recyclable, compostable or biodegradable.
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