These plants are shrubs. The Ficus deltoidea grows erect, developing a short stem with a small crown, usually roundish. Ficus deltoidea Is an evergreen; during winter iIt assumes a green colouring; the adult specimens are medium in size and reach 2 m high.
Light Ficus deltoidea
This plant prefers very bright locations, during this period of the year it is best to avoid direct sun rays. These plants are grown in apartment or in a temperated green house; they can be brought outdoors when the minimum temperatures are above 15° C.We suggest locating the vases in a pretty bright place, although avoiding direct sunlight, which could damage the foliage.
Water Ficus deltoidea
Let's water abundantly, moistening the soil deeply with 2-3 glasses of water , but let's act only when the substratum is dry, leaving it dry even for 1-2 weeks before watering it. It is advisable to water the plants avoiding to leave water in the saucer, because stagnant water often develops fungal diseases.
Pests Ficus deltoidea
As the day-time temperatures rise at the beginning of the spring, it is agreeable to practice a preventive treatment, with a wide-range insecticide, which should be applied when there aren’t flowerings in the garden. Before the buds become too large, it is advisable to also treat them with a wide-range fungicide, to prevent the development of fungal diseases which spread easily when there is an elevated environmental moisture.
Mold Ficus deltoidea
These plants favour soft and very well drained soils. We suggest, every 2-3 years to repot the plants, changing the soil.
Plant - Ficus deltoidea
If desired, we can grow the The Ficus deltoidea in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.