- Ficus lyrata (Fiddle Leaf Fig Tree) - One of the most popular plants for decorating homes and professional spaces.
Ficus lyrata (Fiddle Leaf Fig Tree) - One of the most popular plants for decorating homes and professional spaces.
Ficus lyrata is an evergreen large tree of fast growth rate, when it is in the natural, with a height that often exceeds 25 m (82 ft). When grown, the annual growth rate is moderate and does not exceed 15 m high (50 ft).
Common name(s)：Fiddle Leaf Fig, Fiddle Leaf Fig Tree, Fiddleleaf Fig, Banjo Fig
Uses : bonsai, pots and containers indoor and outdoor
Origin : Ficus lyrata‘s cradle is considered to be the tropical zone of Western and Central Africa. It is found mainly from Cameroon to Sierra Leone in the lowland rainforests and is developed in a variety of soil types and exposures. In its natural niches, the average monthly upper temperature is 30 °C (86 °F), while the average annual rainfall is between 1000 and 2000 mm.
Life Span : Fiddle Leaf Fig Tree in the wild lives more than 50 to 70 years. Conversely, in captivity as an indoor plant, it lives from 10 to 20 years, while in the warmer areas of the subtropical zone, when planted in the garden, lives from 25 to 50 years. If it could choose, it would most likely choose the first case.
You need to pay attention to the temperature , soil, pH, exposure, pests, diseases, etc. If it lack of your conservation，the Ficus lyrata will withered easily. For example, Fiddle Leaf Fig Tree seeks full exposure to sun and/or half-shade, if you use it as bonsai indoor and there is short of sunshine, it will easily come to be as follow pictures show.
So our artificial Ficus lyrata is the best choice for you if you are busy and lack of energy to conserve the plants. And also, you are both free of the trouble and the guilty if your plants lost its life. Conversely, it will stay beautiful and keep full of vigour as follows.
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