Rubber Tree

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Easy Care
Bright Indirect Light
4 Inch Pot

A popular and easy plant that produces beautiful, dark almost purple leaves with maroon stems. YES, this is the India rubber plant that produced rubber in the early part of the 20th century! Scientific name is Ficus elastica.

Air Purifying Yes - Top air purifying plant recommended by NASA!
Toxic
Toxic to cats & dogs,  humans if ingested
Common or Rare
Common
Native
South Asia and SE Asia


How do you care for this plant?

Care Easy
Light Bright indirect light
Water
Keep moist in growing season; likes humidity


What are some design and styling suggestions?

The dark leaves of the rubber plant would look great in any room with bold colors and patterns. Place in bright, indirect light - for example, 5' from a southern window to keep its leaves from burning.

More care instructions provided with each plant purchase. All plants purchased late in the week will be shipped out on Mondays. 

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