Ficus Pumila

General Information
Common Name Creeping Fig
Family Moraceae
Genus Ficus
Species pumila
Origin Japan to North Vietnam
Category Foliage Plant
Common Uses Mass Planting, Ground Cover

Plant in Photo
Container Size 08 in
Plant Height (photo) 10-12 in
Width 10-12 in
Form Multi

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General Description
Leaf Color Dark Green
Texture Fine
Flower Color
General Heights Short

Container Sizes 06 in-10 in
Heights 12 in-18 in
Common or Rare Common
Forms Bush

Care Basics
Water Use High
Humidity Requirements Medium
Light Level High Light Required

Temperatures, Light and Air
Minimum Temperatures 35 F
Optimum Temperature 75 F
Minimum Light 150Foot Candles
Optimum Light 350 Foot Candles
NASA Clean Air Study

Pests and Other Problems
Most Common Insect Problem Scale,Mealy Bug
Most Common Disease Problem Phomopsis dieback,Myrothecium leaf spot,Xanthomonas blight,Pseudomonas leaf spot,Anthracnose