Braided Ficus Benjamina Trees
|6" 1-1.5' tall||$24.95|
|10" 3.5-4' tall||$59.95|
|4 to 5 Feet||$79.95|
|14" 5-6' tall||$119.95|
|Espoma Organic Potting Mix||$11.95|
|Jack's Classic Houseplant Special Fertilizer||$16.95|
|Osmocote Plus Outdoor and Indoor Plant Food||$10.95|
|Mature Height:||10 – 15 feet|
|Mature Width:||3 – 4 feet|
|Sunlight:||Bright, direct to Full sun (if outdoors)|
|Habit:||Tree form, clear trunk|
|Flower Color:||Does not flower indoors|
|Soil Condition:||Likes to dry out occasionally|
|Water Require:||Likes to dry out between watering|
|Uses:||Houseplant that cleans the air|
Braided Ficus Benjamina Trees for Sale Online
Low light, elegant house plant which is typically grown as an indoor tree with shiny green leaves. Ficus are well known to clean the indoor air of formaldehyde.
- Clean air houseplant.
- Full braided trunk giving it a unique look.
- Also known as the Weeping Fig.
- No serious insect or disease problems.
- Popular indoor tropical tree due to its unique look and tolerance of multiple growing conditions.
* Please note that Ficus Benjamina is prone to substantial leaf drop after the shipping process due to stress. Moisture-stressed ficus tend to drop yellow leaves, while ficus exposed to low-light stress tend to drop green leaves. Once the plant has acclimated to its new environment the leaves will come back and you will have a happy ficus.
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Ficus Benjamina Braid is one of the most common houseplants. The solid green leaves arise from a beautiful light gray trunk. These plants need bright, direct light and they prefer to dry out some between watering. It’s best to keep Ficus Benjamina in the same location, because any change in moisture, light or location will cause the plant to drop some of its leaves to adjust.
Frequently Asked questions
how should I be fertilizing my Ficus benjamina braid ?
What is the best soil to use?
Ficus benjamina braid is a low maintenance houseplant that originates in Asia. These standards have been pruned to keep a tree form, but they also make attractive, compact hedges if planted outside in a hardy location. A relatively smooth, brownish gray trunk gives way to a sphere of tear drop shaped leaves. Sometimes the trunks are braided or twisted to provide more ornamental interest. Ficus benjamina braid tolerates a wide range of conditions: bright light to full sun, very dry to wet, and a variety of soil. They make a great houseplant, and clean the air inside your home of formaldehyde as well. Ficus benjamina is the Latin name, from the family of Figs, Ficus, and benjamina is from the name in Hindi, Benjan. Ficus trees are sacred in Southeastern Asia because Buddha found enlightenment under one.