Ficus elastica 'Burgundy Rubber Tree' 4"

Common Name(s): Burgundy Rubber Tree.

Description: Large, thick, burgundy leaves emanating from a central trunk.

Light: Bright, indirect light.

Water: Allow soil to dry out in between waterings.

Origins: Native to South Asia and Southeast Asia.

Other Interesting Facts: This plant was once used for latex production, but lost popularity around 1920 when replaced by the Brazilian rubber tree.

Collections: Houseplants