Ficus Retusa

Genus: Ficus

Family: Moraceae

Botanical Name: Ficus Retusa

Originating from Asia, the Ficus Retusa is an evergreen specimen with alternate oval, leathery, dark green leaves and an outstanding yellowish bark with scattered pale dotted smudges and amazing aerial roots, granting this tree a unique look. To keep it happy, avoid dry or drafty conditions and to create an high-humidity environment.

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This specimen is suitable for most styles, such as informal upright, slanting, root over the rock, landscaping, and more.

Location and Position

The Ficus Retusa is great as indoor Bonsai. It needs good light but not direct sunlight.

Watering

The leaves and trunk of this tree will benefit from regular misting, encouraging the productions of the aerial roots and keeping a good level of humidity. This plant needs to be watered well and requires moist soil.

Feeding

If kept indoors with the right conditions (water, light, temperature, and humidity)…

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