Perhaps the most elegant of all the rubber trees, this one is perfect for the office. Deep burgundy-green leaves provide a classy lusciousness to any room. Hardy and adaptable to low lighting they can virtually be placed anywhere.
Another common name for Ficus ‘Burgundy’ is Black Prince. So elegant and timeless. This beauty is a staple in many plant-loving homes.
Grow Pot Size: 4”, 6”, and 10"
Overall Height Including Grow Pot: 10-60" depending on grow pot size.
Plant Care Level: Medium
This plant can handle a wide range of light and care. Once you find a spot for the Ficus ‘Burgundy’, keep it there as Ficus plants tend to drop their leaves as a sign of shock.
Ficus ‘Burgundy’ Care Tips
How to care for information:
- Ensure you are following a consistent watering routine. Sometimes when a ficus plant is moved, it will go into shock causing it to lose leaves. Don’t worry as this is only temporary. If you find a spot with bright light, keep it there.
- Try not to let the plant get to this stage as it can result in edema which is essentially moisture stress. Keep a consistent watering routine.
- Sometimes when new leaves cannot become fully developed, it means there is a lack of nutrients or sunlight.
The Ficus ‘Burgundy’ Story
Where is it from?
The Ficus elastica is native to Southeastern Asia.
Who is the Ficus ‘Burgundy’?
The Ficus ‘Burgundy’ is an elegant plant with eye-catching, large paddle-shaped leaves.
Good For You!
Sleep? This plant definitely promotes a night of healthy sleep. Plants create an environment that is calming and soothing.
Breath? The Ficus family is known for its air-purifying qualities.
Is the Ficus ‘Burgundy’ the right plant for me?
Luckily, this Ficus doesn’t require the same amount of love most Ficus plants do. This one is more hardy and far more adaptable to low lighting than say the Fiddle Leaf Fig! You can place this beautiful plant in any space in your home. Allow the top 2 inches of the soil to dry before watering. Keep a consistent watering routine - never let the plant completely dry out.
Pet Friendly: No, this plant is not pet-friendly.
Location Suggestions: Living Room, Bedroom, Office Plants