Ficus benjamina 'Variegata'

Weeping Chinese Banyan, Weeping Fig, Java Tree

These small trees or large spreading bushes are known for their tropical-looking foliage and pear-shaped edible fruits. In colder regions, they are grown as tub plants, taken inside, or protected during the winter. They grow in most soils and are drought-resistant once established. Plant where fruit drop will not cause a litter problem. In cooler areas, plant near or against a south wall that retains heat. Plant in wire baskets if gophers are a problem. Prune to almost any shape and size. Trees bear fruit twice a year without pollination. Fertilize and water regularly for best fruit production. Protect fruit from birds.
Ficus benjamina, Weeping Chinese Banyan, Weeping Fig, Java Tree
White variegation marks its rich green leaves.

Attributes - Ficus benjamina 'Variegata'

Plant Type: Tree

Foliage: Evergreen

Height: 20 ft. to 60 ft.

Width: 70 ft.

Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun, Shade

Climate: Zones 8, 9, 10, 11

Notes: Container Plants, Low Maintenance. Susceptible to Scales.

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