This easy to grow ficus does great growing on wood or up a background. It has a dense growth habit and will climb as high as you let it. The leaves are elongated and can reach almost 2 inches when mature. It has been incorrectly labeled as Ficus Panama, even though it is found throughout SE Asia including Malaysia, Borneo, and Sumatra.
This incredible plant occurs throughout India, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia, and Singapore. It is classified as critically endangered, but in the hobby, it is a well known, only somewhat rare plant. There are two different leaf forms depending on growing conditions. When climbing, leaves are heart-shaped and plastered to the growing surface. When the plant gets so large growing on a tree that it moves off the tree, the leaves become more elongated and in isolation are more difficult […]