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Ficus Robusta, Rubber Tree

Kathleen Lach kathleen.lach at student.uni-tuebingen.de
Fri May 10 03:03:08 EST 1996


Dear Steve,
Your plant must never get too wet. Keep the soil moist, but do NOT over-water
as this will make the roots die off. Do not wait till the soil is completely
dry till you water again. 
Keep the plant in a mildly warm, light place and do not move it around, as it's
generally quite sensitive, but do turn it a bit now and again, as the leaves
tend to grow towards the light. But NEVER expose your plant to the full sun!!!
This will cause "sun-burn" (which could be the reason for its leaves turning
brown). 
Fertilize it about once in three weeks.
Much luck!

Kathy




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