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Weeping FigFicus benjamina ‘Wintergreen’

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$89.95
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When Transplanting: Apply between new soil and plant so stimulant touches root ball.

For Existing Plants: Apply stimulant 2-3 inches below top of soil.

Use the proper amount for each pot size:
6″ Pot: ½ Pack
8-10″ Pot: 1 Pack
12-14″ pot: 2 Packs

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Repotting:
6” pot into an 8-10” planter: About 1.5 bags
8-10” pot into a 12-14” planter: About 3 bags

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Repotting:
6” pot into an 8-10” planter: About 1.5 bags
8-10” pot into a 12-14” planter: About 3 bags

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This Tropical Rainforest Tree Is a Lush Addition to Interiors

With its slender gray trunk topped by a profusion of glossy green leaves, the Weeping Fig remains an incredibly popular choice. Native to Asia and Australia, Ficus Benjamina puts out small cream or yellow flowers which give way to orange spherical figs.

In an indoor container, the plant is slow growing but can reach a height of 12 feet. It likes a warm, humid, brightly lit spot away from direct sunlight. It also prefers to be kept in one position, and may show stress if moved around the house. Experts agree the #1 cause of leaf drop is overwatering. A good rule of thumb is to keep the soil moist, but never wet. Here’s another plus: the Weeping Fig is a great air quality improver.

Outdoors (zones 10 and 11), the plant can turn into a monster of a tree (up to 100 feet tall and 50 feet wide). Be sure to prune regularly to the height you desire. If choosing to plant outdoors, also remember to plant well away from your home. Its roots spread as fast as the tree grows tall, posing a threat to foundations. A minimum of 30 feet away from the house is recommended.

Both indoors and out, weeping fig sap can cause skin and eye irritation, and is toxic if ingested. Keep plants away from children and animals.

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Zone

9b, 10a, 10b, 11a

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SKU: p1008424

2 reviews for Weeping FigFicus benjamina ‘Wintergreen’

  1. Rated 4 out of 54

    John Daggers (verified owner)

    Appears healthy and robust but I do wish you had shipped in a taller box so as to have NOT trimmed off the top growth to make it “fit” into the box you shipped it to me. Again, a bit disappointed in the size of the weeping fig for $80. I was going to send you a photo of the fig the day it arrived and was taken from the box showing the extensive trimming on the top branches, but I am not sure how to do that on this site. I did however appreciate all your emails and notices about the shipment and that I was able to track the shipment to my NM location. Overall it was a good experience, thank-you.

    • Hillary

      Hi John, We always pick the largest possible plant we have available for our customers for the size you ordered. We do mention if your plant exceeds the standard box dimensions, we may trim it accordingly. This will not harm your plant and will, in fact, promote new growth! The sizing of the weeping fig is as listed, we are glad you were happy with your experience with us! Feel free to reach out with any issues or concerns! Happy Planting 🙂

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Why others chose this plant.

The Wintergreen Weeping Fig's are a beautiful trees and are very easy to maintain as a houseplant.

Our Landscape person said that is is good for an office as an interior plant.

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Virginia Harper
9 months 21 days ago

How tall is the tree in the 7 gallon pot?

Support
9 months 19 days ago

Hi Virginia! Our 7 Gallons are between 5 to 6 feet, which includes the pot in that height. Thanks!

Guest
Sarah
5 months 26 days ago

How tall is the Large and the Extra Large?

Support
5 months 25 days ago

Hi Sarah, our large weeping figs are 3.5-4 ft & our extra larges are 4.5-5.5 ft in height. Both heights include the nursery pot.

Guest
Steve
4 months 14 days ago

Are these genuinely the Wintergreen variety, meaning they can thrive in low light? I need to know that for sure before purchase.

Support
4 months 14 days ago

Hi Steve, these are the wintergreen variety!