SpecificationsFicus Alii Petite is a compact ornamental foliage plant with long spear shaped leaves and dense green foliage. This particular variety is slow growing and has a strong resistance to leaf drop and lower light levels. Ficus Alii Petite is ideal as a container plant indoors and out. Great for patios, pool areas or to create a tropical look. It can be grown as a small tree or hedge and can be pruned into a topiary shape. Ficus Alii Petite thrives in a wide range of soils and conditions, but prefers a sunny, open position in moist, well drained soil. It is recommended watering is commenced during warmer weather, as well as mulch to retain moisture. Allow to dry out between waterings. Prune to shape as required, this will encourage dense growth. Protect from frost in cooler climates. Fertilise with a slow release fertiliser for added growth. Ficus Alii Petite can grow to a height of 1.5 metres and a width of 75 centimetres.
Common Name Dwarf Sabre Leafed Fig / Long Leaf Fig Plant Type Evergreen, Indoor Foliage, Outdoor, Perennial, Shrub Range Giving Living Indoor Plants Dimensions 1.5m high x 75cm wide Sunlight Full Sun, Part Sun, Shade Bird/Wildlife Attracting No Australian Native No Deciduous No Evergreen No Foliage Colour Green Botanical Genus Ficus Botanical Species binnendijkii Flower Type No Foliage Type Linear - Parallel Margins, Elongate Market Name Alii Petite Width 75 cm Height 150 cm
DISCLAIMER - The information provided on this website is to be used as a guide only. We do not recommend any one plant variety in preference to another nor do we claim to be an authority on stock performance. All information is believed to be correct and is the result of private enquiries and experiences and are given in good faith. Benara Nurseries gives notice that; Benara Nurseries, employees included, disclaim all responsibility for any harm, loss, cost or damage resulting from the use of, or reliance upon, the whole or part of any information contained on this website if any part of the information is inaccurate or incomplete. Photos are NOT of current stock and is displayed only for illustration purposes as a representation of the variety.
Pottery may be available for pick up from Carabooda or Forrestdale, but stock is not transferrable. If you are purchasing pottery as part of your order we will be in touch after you complete your order to confirm stock availability and pick up location.