Botanical Name: Ficus elastica ‘Ruby’
Common Name: Variegated Rubber Tree
Leaf: Glossy leaves with a leather look
Leaf Color: tri-colored variegation
Sun Exposure: Part-shade -tri-colored variegation requires brighter light conditions, not full sunlight.
Growth Habit: strong up-right
Soil Conditions:Prefers moist, well-draining
Fertilizing: Water-soluble balanced fertilizer designed for houseplants
Trimming: encourages branching for a beautiful bushy look
Hardy Zone: 10-11
In cooler climates, the “Ruby” rubber plant grows as a houseplant with bright, indirect light.