Ficus Triangularis Variegata, Sweetheart Tree, Triangle Fig
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Ficus Triangularis Variegata
Ficus Triangularis Variegata or Sweetheart Tree is extremely hard to find species of ficus and is loved for its triangular leaves. The Triangle Fig is resilient, easy to care for and helps clean the air of pollutants. Overall, a thoroughly recommended, beautiful houseplant. Native to South Asia, Ficus Triangularis Variegata is a well distributed tropical fig. The small delta-shaped deep green leaves are splashed with creamy yellow on the border. It needs a bright indirect light, and water whenever the top layer of soil feels dry. Frequent misting or humidity is recommended.
Wherever you choose to place your Ficus, be it in your office or at home, know it will be working hard for by not only looking attractive but by cleaning your air as they are brilliant air purifiers removing high levels of household toxins and leaving your space jungle fresh.
Ficus is a pan-tropical genus of trees it can grows up to 14 to 22 inches in there tropical zone, shrubs and vines occupying a wide variety of ecological niches; most are evergreen, but some deciduous species are endemic to areas outside of the tropics and to higher elevations. Fig species are characterized by their unique inflorescence and distinctive pollination syndrome, which utilizes wasp species belonging to the Agaonidae family for pollination.
Most ficus bonsai trees can produce aerial roots in their natural habitat, which are often presented in appealing bonsai creations with many aerial root pillars or root over rock styles. To enable aerial root growth in our homes a humidity of nearly 100% must be achieved artificially.
Dos and Don’ts after receiving the plant
- Do not re-pot the plant immediately after receiving. We’ve taken care of that with better pot and rich soil.
- Keep the plant in indirect sunlight for 3 to 7 days.
- Always check the soil moisture and keep the plant hydrated all time. Do not over water it.