Ficus moclame Trees
|10" (3-4 Ft)||$99.95||
Out of stock
|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:||5 to 6 feet|
|Mature Width:||2 to 3 feet|
|Indoor Temperature:||60 to 70 F|
|Humidity Level:||will tolerate dry indoor conditions|
|Water Requirements:||Allow to dry out between watering.|
Ficus Moclame Trees for Sale Online
Not a very well known type of fig, large leaves a little like rubber plant have wonderfully pale green veins that show up beautifully against the emerald green of the leaf. This particular ficus tree is a beautiful addition to any home. Easier to Grow than it's cousin Ficus Lyrata (Fiddle Leaf Fig). Also known as Indian Laurel
Ficus microcarpa 'Moclame' is a sturdy and popular houseplant! The small, round, thick, pale green leaves and the plaited stem of this example bring nature right into your living room. The Ficus Moclame is easy to care for and it will tolerate direct sun and low humidity.
If you live in a northern are where you must plant your Ficus moclame in a container we suggest first that you select the right size pot with adequate drainage holes. A Ficus moclame typically wants to grow in about a 12” diameter pot. A large plastic pot such as the 14″ Brunello Planter that is part of our Crescent Collection of Resin Planters. These are ideal because it allows the moisture level of the Ficus Audrey Bush to be maintained at a constant level between watering. This is very important for proper growing of Ficus moclame. Any pot will do however you will need to be sure the pot will drain. We suggest putting a layer of stones or gravel approximately 1 to 1.5 inches thick at the bottom inside of the container you choose. This will allow for proper drainage and assure the drainage holes in the pot do not become blocked over time. Use a soil mix that is lightweight and drains well such as Ocean Forest Potting Mix from Fox Farm. If the mix you choose contains a large proportion of dense, absorbent material, such as peat moss, amend with 1/4-1/3 volume of pine bark. Before you fill the new pot with soil, now is a great time to add BioTone starter fertilizer to the soil mix before planting the Ficus moclame. Bio-tone starter fertilizer is a great starter fertilizer that provides plants with mycorrhizae fungus. It is a naturally occurring beneficial fungus that colonizes on the new growing roots of plants. It creates a barrier between the roots of the plant and fungi and pathogens that can cause root rot. We love this product and use it on all plants we install at our own homes. Bio-tone is a gardeners best friend and can help guarantee your success.Water in the Ficus moclame thoroughly. Once the roots have settled, we prefer using Jacks Classic Houseplant fertilizer. Jacks classic fertilizer is specially blended for houseplants such as a Ficus moclame. it is mixed with water and applied to the plant during watering.
Frequently Asked questions
What are the watering requirements?
how should I prune my ficus?
How should I fertilize my Ficus moclame?
Cleaning the leaves is an important Ficus moclame care step. Its large feathery foliage becomes dusty quite often. to clean the leaves simply place one hand on the underside of the leaf and gently pull a damp cloth over the upper surface of the leave. Use a soft cloth so you will have no worry about scratching the surface of the leaf. After the leaves dry you can give your Ficus Audrey Bush a glossy look by using Bonide Leaf shine and Moisture Guard.
Every 2-3 years repot the Ficus moclame or whenever you find that it is root bound, providing a container slightly larger than the previous one.