How to grow Ficus benjamina from cuttings

Ficus benjamina
  • Common name(s): Weeping Fig, Benjamin’s Fig and others
  • Family: Moraceae
  • Stem cuttings: yes
  • Leaf cuttings: no
  • Root cuttings/runners: no
  • Time: the year round
  • Lighting: bright without summer sun
  • Soil: mixes for cacti and succulents, indoor plants, herbs, vegetables
  • Temperature: 20 to 30 °C
  • New growth after: new roots and first leaves are shown after 2 to 4 weeks
  • More infos: the cuttings do best if the pot will be placed in a indoor greenhouse or kept covered with a freezer bag.

Ficus benjamina

Ficus benjamina
Contact with the milky sap of the Weeping Fig can cause skin irritation.
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