Ficus Repens Care

Ficus Repens Care

Ficus Repens Care

Ficus Repens are shingling plants that form long vines overtime. They are available in green and variegated varieties.


Creeping Fig (Green, Variegated)

Light: 

  • Bright, indirect light 
  • Variegated varieties need slightly more light to upkeep leaves 

Water: 

  • Keep soil evenly moist, but not soggy 
  • Water roughly once a week 

Humidity

  • Average household humidity is fine

Soil Type: 

  • Needs rich, well draining soil 
  • Potting mix with perlite and a dusting of worm castings on top will suffice 

Toxicity Level: 

  • Toxic to animals 

Additional Information:

  • Can tolerate being rootbound to a degree
  • These are easily propagated by taking stem cuttings 
  • Can either grow as a trailing vine, or you can keep it pruned

Popular Varieties: Variegated, Green, shop all Ficus Repens