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FIDDLE-LEAF FIG

Fiddle leaf Fig in potBy Morrisjm GFDL, CC-BY-SA-3.0, CC BY-SA 2.5 (Photo Credits)
Botanical Name: Ficus lyrata
Description

Versatile and ornamental, this fig is an eye catching addition to subtropical and tropical gardens. It is also a very popular pot plant as it has unusual and attractive foliage. Native to the forests of west Africa where it starts life as an epiphyte high in the canopy. It send aerial roots down to the ground that eventually envelop and strangle the host tree. It is commonly grown as a free standing tree where it grows to about 15m. Leaves vary in shape but are narrow in the middle and resemble a lyre or fiddle, they are large, up to 45cm long and 30cm wide. Fiddle-leaf Figs are frost tender and suited to subtropical or tropical gardens.

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Bonsai (#Bonsai), Verandah Pots And Patio (#VerandahPotsAndPatio)

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Preferred Climate

Tropical, Subtropical
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)

+10m

Plants required to Pollinate

1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?

Likes Temps above 5deg, Sometimes

Amount of leaves in Winter?

All Leaves (Evergreen)

Suitability in Pots

Yes

Water Requirements

Moderate Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree?

No (Full Size)

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest

5+ Years

Sun or Shade

Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type

Good Drainage

Soil pH

Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

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My Fiddle-leaf is beloved. It's a huge tree which regularly throws projectile fruit. So do not put it where we put it. Propagators welcome. | Bron Ramey - Beresfield, NSW 02-Jun-2018
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