Scientific Name: Ficus elastica Form: Oval - vertical
Common Name:rubber plant, India rubber plant, rubber treeTexture:Coarse
Family Name:MoraceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Indoor foliage plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):> 30m x
Origin: Hardiness Zone:Zone 10: (-1 to 4 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Leathery, Glabrous, Lustrous, Elliptic, Ovate, Entire
Flowers: Red Green
Fruit: Multiple fruit, (Accessory tissue), Black Purple
Exposure: Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained, Humus rich
Landscape Uses: Indoor plant
Key ID Features:Leaves very large, thick, elliptic; new leaf growth green, darkens to purple-green as it matures; inflorescence is a spadix surrounded by a single large bract.