There are two conventional species of domestic plants. The first - beautiful, bright, but demanding in the care and pretty capricious. The second - less fanciful plants that harmoniously fit into any interior and are popular no less than their bright neighbors. Ficus can be referred to such house plants.
It is desirable to study the material on the topic "Care forficus "even before the purchase of the plant. So the probability of plant death will decrease. You should know that it does not particularly like too bright lighting and high temperature. Therefore, the western and eastern windows are ideally suited to it. You can grow in the northern part of the room, but then it's better to add lighting.
Care of the fig tree rubber also suggestsand water procedures. Warm shower or copious spraying will only benefit him. But the roots are better covered with polyethylene, they should not be waterlogged. Water the ficus after the complete drying of the earth. More often it is not necessary. It is important that the water is not cold - better than room temperature.
Reproduction of the ficus is carried out by air layers and cuttings. The latter are well rooted in the water. Reproduction by layers is carried out if the plant is too large, overgrown.
Proper care of the ficus can turn it into alarge-sized plant. It can grow to a height of several meters. But since in the apartments space is limited, usually the most optimal size is achieved by reducing the pot and trimming.
The variety of sizes and shapes of ficuses allowschoose a plant for every taste, making it a beautiful piece of interior for a very, very long time. The main thing is to find your species of this plant, to feel it and take care of it.