The Fiddle leaf fig (ficus lyrata) is the more conservative approach to the fiddle leaf fig tree. In the wild they can grow to be over 100 feet tall and are known for their distinctive violin-shaped leaves, hence their unique nickname.
Plant Care tips
- Lighting: These plants require bright but indirect sunlight.
- Temperature: Ideally, it should be in the temperature range of 60° F to 85° F at all times.
- Fertilizing: Feed this plant during the spring to fall months, there are some fertilizers that are special for these kinds of plants. No need to feed during the winter months.
Watering: Water your fiddle-leaf fig when the top inch of soil feels dry. And over the winter months, water slightly less.