Originating in countries such as India, Nepal, China, and Malaysia is gummiplanten accustomed to a warm tropical climate. Gummiplanten is characterized by the broad and shining leaves, which have made it a popular indendørsplante in more than 100 years – in fact, it is thought that the rubber tree the first time was seen as indendørsplante in the victorian time, approx. year 1837-1900.
Botanical name: Ficus elastica
Water: Water the plant is approx. 1 time on the week when the soil has dried out a few inches down in the soil. If you are in doubt, it is time to water, wait like an extra day, since overvanding really not good for your planted well-being.
Location: This plant does not like to be moved around too much. Therefore, it is important that you take this into account when you place it in your decor. This plant is ideally located in a place where there is indirect light, avoid simply direct sunlight in the hours in the middle of the day in summer.
Temperature: the Plant grows well at room temperature (15-30 °C.) It is not fond of the cold, so place it in a place where the temperature is likely to be below 15 °C.