Ficus brandegeei
Ficus brandegeei
Ficus brandegeei
Ficus brandegeei
Ficus brandegeei
Ficus brandegeei
Ficus brandegeei
Ficus brandegeei
Ficus brandegeei
Ficus brandegeei
Ficus brandegeei
Ficus brandegeei

(This plant comes in a 3.5-inch pot. All our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots.)

Ficus brandegeei, known by its common name “Desert Fig”, is a compact plant from the Moraceae family. It features gorgeous heart-shaped green leaves and light bark. Growing from 4 to 12 inches in height, this interesting tree type originates from Mexico. Desert figs closely relate to Ficus Palmeri and are perfect for indoor settings!

Flowering
Ficus brandegeei is an attractive ornamental plant that produces flowers from the month of December through February.

Watering
Noted for heart-shaped leaves, the Desert fig tree needs frequent watering. Misting twice to thrice a week also works well. Ensure not to overwater your plant.

Soil
Well-drained soil is ideal for desert figs. Arid or moist, mucky soils should be avoided.

Hardiness
Ficus brandegeei belongs to the hardiness zone of 10a to 11. Additionally, it cannot withstand temperatures less than 30 to 32° F (-1.1 to 0° C).

Light
Fig desert plants enjoy full sun to partial shade. Place them for a few hours in bright light and they will grow happily.

Propagation
You can propagate this variety by seeds or cuttings.

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Ficus brandegeei

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If you live in a cold climate and are expecting temperatures below 40 degrees within the next five days after placing your order, we highly recommend adding a heat pack to your order. If you do not order a heat pack, we do not send one with your order.

*PLEASE NOTE- If you are ordering both CACTI/SUCCULENTS and HOUSEPLANTS, you will need to purchase BOTH heat packs above to your cart.

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($50 Promo not valid for Houseplant heat packs)

To prevent plants from freezing while in transit, orders placed for areas with extreme severe freezing temperatures will be held for shipment until it is safe to ship.

Plants that are in 3.5" pots and smaller will be shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots. Any plant that is larger than a 3.5" pot WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

Depending on the species and season, you will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase.

We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Care instructions are included in every package you order. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note on your order. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

*Does not apply to Houseplants catalog


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