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To view or collect plants from the nursery in Novemeber & December please contact us before visiting

Ficus pumila

Ficus pumila
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Price:  £5.00
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Availability:  

  

6 in stock

Common Name: Creeping Fig

Plant Family: Moraceae

Suggested Use:  Houseplant
Planting Style:  Low maintenance indoor plants
Season of Interest:  All year round
Position/ Situation:  Sheltered, frost-free gardens
Sun/ Shade:  Part Shade
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  medium (up to 6 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Climbing or trailing
Evergreen:  Yes
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  No preference
RHS Award of Garden Merit:  Yes
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Frost tender (plus 1 to 5 deg. C.)


A popular trailing houseplant which can also be used as a climber or ground cover in a conservatory or very mild, frost free position outdoors. The flowers are insignificant but may be followed by purple fruits. It is self-clinging but just needs tying in to get it going initially. Or grow in a pot or hanging basket where it can trail over the edge. Grow in bright light but shaded from very hot sun. Evergreen


Mainland UK  £6-£8 Bulbs/Tubers/ Bare root (UK) £4
Click and Collect FREE Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands £6- £10
Guernsey & Jersey £20 European Union £15- £20

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We aim to despatch orders within 3 working days of receipt but please allow up to 7 working days. Plants are despatched Monday-Thursday (excl. Bank Holidays) 

Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall


Shrubland Park Nurseries