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Ficus pumila Variegata

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Wantirna
B10
Size: 14cm
Available: 7
$/Unit (EX GST): $6.30 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $6.93 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Ficus pumila Variegata Variegated Creeping Fig, Climbing Fig,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Climbers Climbing / Twining

Description:
A vigorous, fast growing, self supporting creeper with small, attractive, variegated juvenile foliage. Will cover walls quickly, but can also dislodge roof tiles and damage wooden fences. Prune often to avoid less attractive mature foliage. Check that it hasn't been declared an environmental weed in your area.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Climber / Creeper, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Groundcover, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Best grown in moist, well drained soil in full sun to or part shade. Needs protection from wind and position in a frost-free space. When pruning, cover skin and wear a face mask and goggles as dust and sap can irritate.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser

Family Name: Origin:
Moraceae Asia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green, White, Variegated
Flower Colour: Insignificant
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: N/A
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: High
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: High
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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