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Abidjan Rubber Plant

Ficus elastica 'Abidjan'

Pronunciation: FYE-kus ee-LASS-tih-kuh
SKU #44610
10-11

Good to Grow...indoors:

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OVERVIEW
Description An exciting, darkly dramatic variety of a classic houseplant. New leaves emerge from the top of the plant in a spike-shape covered with a bright red sheath for an extra splash of color. Can easily be kept to a small size to fit your space, or let grow into a tall statement plant to add a tropical accent to a room.
Light Bright Indirect Light
Watering Water when top two inches of soil is dry.
Blooms Prized for foliage
Mature Size Reaches 6 ft. tall or taller, 2 ft. wide. Trim to maintain desired height.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Evergreen
Special Features Easy Care
Growth Rate Moderate
STYLE
Landscape Use Container, Houseplant
Foliage Color Dark Green
CARE
Care Prefers bright, indirect light, but will tolerate lower light conditions. Provide well-draining potting soil. Water when the top two inches of soil is dry; overwatering can cause leaf drop. Avoid sudden drops of temperature or cold drafts. Sticky sap is poisonous and can be a skin irritant: wash off promptly if it comes in contact with your skin.

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.