Ficus obliqua - Small Leaved Fig - 100 Seeds
Ficus obliqua, the Small Leaved Fig occurs naturally in Queensland and northern New South Wales, where it is a large spreading tree to approximately 25m in height and width but in cultivation it does not usually exceed 15m. This species has elliptical leaves in a glossy mid-green to approximately 6cm, small for a fig and giving it its common name. The fruits are smallish in a bright yellow carried prominently on short stems.With its glossy small leaves, attractive fruit and a trunk that develops a knotted, gnarled form, it males an excellent Bonsai subject or potted indoor plant.Despite its subtropical origin, it will grow successfully in temperate areas and is adaptable to a range of soils and appreciates adequate moisture.
Propagation is usually from seed which germinates well without any pre-treatment. Cuttings also strike successfully100 premium quality seeds shipped on receipt of cleared funds.