Ficus altissima is a bold, variegated Rubber Tree that displays large, leathery, elliptic green-centered leaves edged in bright gold. It can develop into a large tree-houseplant slowly with age.

Ficus Elastica "Altissima Rubber Plant"

  • Water Requirements: Moderate water in well-drained soil. Do not water until the top few inches of the soil are dry.

    Sun Exposure: Bright indirect light

    Mature Height: 10 to 15 feet (indoors) 

    Mature Spread: 3 to 6 feet 

    Hardiness: Zones 10-13b

    Danger: Toxic if ingested

    Propagation Method: stem cuttings.