Willow Leaf Fig
Develops a thick
trunk and aerial roots.
New foliage sprouts bronze but turns green with as it ages age.
It is excellent material for nearly any style of bonsai.
Fertilize frequently, but
lightly, with a well balanced fertilizer year round.
Pruning and wiring can be
done anytime and pinching must be constant throughout the year to maintain
It is best if repotted during the warm weather. Its roots grow so rapidly
that it may need repotting twice a year. It will grow in almost any soil,
but prefers a porous, well drained, and slightly acid mixture.
ORIGIN : Indonesia
LIGHT : shade or full sun
WATER : Water regularly
and never let the soil dry out completely.
MIN. TEMP. : 35F
FLOWER : insignificant