General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 2 to 16 feet or more
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Edible to birds
Other: 3/4 inch green with white spots, maturing to yellow when ripe.
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Shade Tree
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant
Pollinators: Wasps
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic

Common names
  • Veld Fig

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