Indian Laurel Fig | Drought Tolerant Trees
The Indian Laurel Fig (Ficus microcarpa nitida) thrives in the mild coastal climates and in the hottest of desert environments, providing a lush green appearance into even the most water stingy landscapes. Deep water while young establishes a strong root system able to withstand the most stringent water restrictions.
Full sun to partial shade
24 inches per season
Mostly Green small follicle
Pest & Disease
Susceptible to Thrip
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