SCIENTIFIC NAME: Ficus microcarpa
COMMON NAME: Green Island Ficus
POT SIZE: 6″ Plastic
UNIQUE CHARACTERISTICS: Ficus macrocarpa “Green Island Ficus” is the ideal bonsai for a beginner. It adapts well to bonsai culture and will develop quickly. It comes in two leaf shapes, round or oval. Can be grown indoors or in low light conditions. Makes numerous aerial roots. Ficus likes full sun and moderate water and fertilizer. This is a tropical tree, keep away from freezing temperatures.
The 6″ pot size when available is grown for shohin – lots of branching, good caliper trunk.
Image above is a sample picture from our nursery stock. We will select the best tree for you to ship.
Trees available may not have figs, or they may drop during shipping. However, they do produce figs throughout the year.