Ficus benjamina 'Starlight' - Weeping Fig Ficus benjamina 'Starlight' - Weeping Fig
The Starlight Weeping Fig (Ficus benjamina Starlight is a new variegated form of durable green Weeping Fig. Just like its green counterpart, Starlight prefers very bright indirect light. Keep evenly moist, but not wet or dry. Trim as needed. Left alone the Starlight Weeping Fig can … | 07.10. 2007
Ficus carica 'Bornholm´s Diamond' - fig tree Ficus carica 'Bornholm´s Diamond' - fig tree
Another hardy fig that can grow and even fruit in our climate (zone 6) is called Bornholm’s Diamond (Bornholms Diamant). Its name and characteristics were derived from a Swedish variety called Bornholm bred on on island of the same name. This one is more tolerant of damp weather …
Ficus carica 'Italian Honey' - Fig Ficus carica 'Italian Honey' - Fig
The fig is a picturesque tropical-looking tree or shrub with a dramatic spreading habit. The breadth is often wider than the height of 15-30. The bark is smooth and silvery gray and the deciduous leaves are 3 or 5-lobed and 4-10 long. There are many cultivars available for the home … | 06.06. 2007
Ficus pumila 'Quercifolia' - Creeping Fig Ficus pumila 'Quercifolia' - Creeping Fig
Tiny deep green leaves are deeply lobed. Not only is the individual leaf considerably smaller than the normal Creeping Fig, but each dimpled leaf is deeply lobed as if was a tiny oak leaf. More clumping than vining in habit, this is the choice for the sophisticated terrarium or living … | 12.12. 2007