Ficus Elastica also goes by the name Rubber Plant.
Ficus elastica 'Robusta' is much loved for it's deep green, fleshy leaves. A great ornamental and low maintenance houseplant. Also known for its air purifying qualities.
This plant does well in bright but indirect sunlight but can tolerate lower light conditions.
Water once the soil begins to dry. Keep the soil moist but be careful not to overwater. Plant in a pot with a drainage hole and added drainage in the compost would be beneficial for this plant. It doesn't like cold draughts.
This plant would enjoy the occasional misting.
The current pot size is 12cm and the plant is approximately 25cm tall.
This plant is toxic so is best kept away from children and pets.