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Ficus Lyrata

Botanical Name:

Ficus lyrata

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How to Grow
Water
Low
Water sparingly, allowing the mix to nearly dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Plant Type

Tree, A tree to 50 ft. high, or epiphyte

Flower

Minute, axillary, unisexual, enclosed in fleshy receptacle (fig), entered by apical orifice and pollinated by fig wasps.

Fruit

A globose fig, finely pubescent, solitary or in pairs, green with white flecks, 1 x 1 ".

Taxonomy

Order

Urticales

Family

Moraceae

Genus

Ficus

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