Rubber ficus got its name from the milky and sticky sap which is produced if it’s scratched. Its dark-green leaves, large and glossy make it very stately. As it grows the rubber ficus turns into big and beautiful plant.
Also called the “umbrella tree”, seflera has glossy foliage with leaflet that starts from a certain point, like an umbrella skeleton. Its shiny green leaves will give a tropical air to the room which the plant is installed.
It’s a plant that adapts well to areas with low light and it will grow best in rooms with windows facing north. They prefer temperatures between 58 and 72 degrees Fahrenheit.