Dwarf Fiddle Leaf Fig (Ficus Lyrata 'Bambino')
Styled in Petrichor Planter
The Ficus Lyrata is native to Western Africa and is commonly called the Fiddle Leaf Fig. A popular ornamental tree that is grown as a houseplant for its stunning leaves. The Fiddle Leaf Fig leaves are variable in shape, but often have a broad apex and narrow middle resembling a lyre or fiddle, hence the name.
The Bambino is a cultivar that has tightly-spaced, upright foliage. These dark green leaves are up to 40cm long and 20cm wide and will remain its size even when the plant is mature. They are leathery in texture with prominent veins and a wavy margin.
Size (Can grow to)
Bright Light. Position your Dwarf Fiddle Leaf Fig with lots of bright, indirect sunlight
Medium. Like many houseplants, your Dwarf Fiddle Leaf Fig only needs watering when the top layer of soil is dry. The best way to test this is to stick your finger in the soil. Keep in mind depending on the season you may need re-position or adjust your watering.