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Q.Ficus Elastica

Zone Oceanside, CA 92054 | Anonymous added on May 15, 2017 | Answered

How invasive is the root system of the Ficus Elastica?

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Answered on May 15, 2017

Good to inquire before planting a Rubber Tree in the ground. Easily maintained in a container, once planted in the ground it can grow very quickly and the
roots can invade pipes and foundations.
Not recommended for a home garden planting. Enjoy a Rubber Tree in a container on your patio.

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