|1||Ficus Elastica Decora Rubra, Ficus black prince, Rubber Plant (Burgundy) - Plant|
|2||5 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
The rubber plant is a popular ornamental plant from the Ficus genus. In its natural habitat it grows over 30 meters tall, however, the varieties grown indoors are a much more manageable height.
|Plant Height||16 inch (41 cm)|
|Plant Spread||6 inch (15 cm)|
|Common Name||Rubber Plant Blace Prince, Indian Rubber Plant,Ficus elastica decora rubra, Ficus black prince|
|Maximum Reachable Height||1.5 to 3 feet|
|Bloom Time||Rarely flowers indoor|
|Difficulty Level||Easy to grow|
Bright light required. Plants can take direct sunlight too. But do not place plants from low light to direct sunlight - they will get scorched. Move them gradually.
|Sunlight||Partial sun, Requires shade|
|Soil||Loamy well-drained soil|
|Temperature||20 to 40 degrees C|
|Fertilizer||Use any organic fertilizer|
The rubber plant is all about having a small tree indoors with broad shiny attractive leaves.