SCIENTIFIC NAME: Ficus microcarpa
COMMON NAME: Green Island Ficus
UNIQUE CHARACTERISTICS: GREEN ISLAND FICUS is a very hardy tree, that is particularly great for banyan-style bonsai. It can be grown indoors and outdoors with beautiful pads and great aerial roots. Produces ornamental figs. Ficus likes full/ partial sun and moderate water and fertilizer. 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. This may not be the exact tree you will receive, but one similar in size. We have a variety of ceramic pots. Pots may be a different shape/color as shown. We will select the best tree for you to ship. Be aware it is perfectly normal for leaves, flowers or fruit (if applicable) to drop during shipping.