BOTANICAL NAME: Ficus rubiginosa
PLANT CARE: Full Sun, Semi Frost Hardy, Low Watering, Non-Indigenous
SIZE: 5 m * 10 m
COMMON NAME(S): Port Jackson fig
FOLIAGE: Ficus rubiginosa bears elliptic-shaped leaves that are dark green on top and rusty-coloured on the undersides. New growth is also a rusty colour. This Ficus is also available in a variegated form.
USES IN LANDSCAPE DESIGN: This tree is for the warmer parts of Southern Africa, as it will tolerate light frost.
INTERESTING INFO: This tree will tolerate light frost