100 - 125cm Ficus Twilight Rubber Plant 21cm Pot House Plant

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£99.99£149.99


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Ficus Twilight, also known as Rubber Plant, is a popular houseplant with beautiful variegated leaves. Here are some tips to help you keep your Ficus Twilight healthy and thriving:

  1. Light: Ficus Twilight prefers bright, indirect light. It can tolerate low light, but may not grow as quickly or produce as many leaves. Direct sunlight can scorch the leaves, so it's best to avoid placing it in direct sun.

  2. Water: Keep the soil evenly moist but not waterlogged. Water the plant thoroughly when the top inch of soil feels dry. Do not let the soil completely dry out between watering, but avoid overwatering as it can lead to root rot.

  3. Humidity: Ficus Twilight prefers moderate to high humidity. You can increase humidity by placing a humidifier near the plant or by placing a tray of water near the plant. You can also mist the leaves regularly to help increase humidity.

  4. Temperature: Ficus Twilight prefers warm temperatures between 60-75°F (15-24°C). Keep the plant away from drafts and cold windows.

  5. Soil: Ficus Twilight prefers a well-draining soil mix that is rich in organic matter. You can use a mixture of peat moss, perlite, and potting soil to create a soil mix that is well-draining and nutrient-rich.

  6. Fertilizer: You can fertilize the plant once a month during the growing season (spring and summer) with a balanced liquid fertilizer. Do not fertilize during the dormant season (fall and winter).

  7. Repotting: Ficus Twilight grows quickly and may need to be repotted every year or two. When it is time to repot, use a well-draining soil mix and a pot that is one size larger than the current pot.

  8. Pruning: You can prune the plant to control its size and shape or to remove any damaged or yellowing leaves. This will also help promote new growth.

  9. Pests: Ficus Twilight can be prone to spider mites, mealybugs, and scale insects. Inspect the plant regularly and treat any pests promptly with an appropriate insecticide.

By following these care tips, you can help your Ficus Twilight grow healthy and strong, with beautiful variegated leaves that will add a touch of natural beauty to your home.

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