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6" Ficus Ginseng

$26.00

Ficus Ginseng is so named for the fat, tubery, gnarled roots, which are grown a bit, then soil moved away exposing their fantastic forms. Young Ficus Microcarpa shoots are then grafted on for a fresh, new top to an ancient looking, bonsai base. A little trimming here and there keeps the tiny tree shape. Smallish pots are maybe a little harder to get the watering just right but necessary to keep the plant in bounds; a larger one will cause the bonsai shape to disappear as it joyfully bounds upwards. You know how Ficus are! Keep Ginseng on a desk or countertop to look at those amazing roots. Put a favorite rock or two in the pot too.

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Quick Care Guide:

  • Water - Medium (3):     Water plant when dry. Plant does not like soil to always be moist, but doesn't like to stay dry once becomes dry. Water as soon as soil is dry.
  • Light - Med/High (4):     Needs more light than most, but direct light not necessary. Can handle morning and afternoon sun directly on leaves.
  • Difficulty - Med/High (4):    A little more finicky than most. Requires some extra care.