Plant Info & Care
Pet Friendly No
Mildly toxic to humans, pets, cats and dogs.
Care Level Easy
Super easy to care for and perfect for beginners.
Best in medium light, but can survive in a range of low to high.
Allow the soil to dry out completely between waterings.
Prefers humidity. Spritz occasionally.
Air Quality Great
This plant is great at keeping the air in your space clean!
Ficus robusta 'Burgundy' or Burgundy Rubber Tree is easy for beginners and a great starter plant! They can quickly grow up to 8' inside. They do best in bright to moderate indirect light and prefer temperatures between 65°- 80°. Water well and then allow to dry out between each watering.
Grown in the USA. Native to native to tropical West Africa from Nigeria east to the Congo.
Cousin to one of today's most popular houseplant: the Fiddle-leaf fig.
It gets its name (Rubber Plant/Rubber Tree) from the milky white latex it produces.
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Lively Root Customers
Great experience all the way around. Plant was packed beautifully and looks perfect.
The most popular plant I’ve shared with friends. Growth is phenomenal. Very little care needed. I’ve directed others to your website to order this and more.
I ordered the small ZZ plant. Came packaged nicely & the plant was a good size & very healthy. He is thriving in my bedroom window.