Common Name(s): Fiddle-leaf Fig, Banjo Fig.
Description: Large, shiny, heavily-veined, violin-shaped leaves that grow on upright stems.
Light: Bright, indirect light.
Water: Water when top inch of soil feels dry. Reduce watering in the winter. Mist for humidity.
Origins: Native to western Africa.
Other Interesting Facts: In natural circumstances these trees begin life high in the branches of another tree, then send roots down to the ground and it slowly strangles the host tree to death.