Spontaneous in some oriental areas (South China, Japan and Taiwan), so named in honor of the danish botanist Jacob Christian Scheffler. Rustic plant that also adapts to moderate nocturnal temperatures.
It is a plant of the orchid family, native of tropical regions of the Asian continent. The name means “ like a butterfly” They are cultived in pots filled with pine bark and do not tolerate temperatures below 15°C. It’s necessary that the environement air has a high and constant humidity.
It is a species of tropical Ficus, belonging to the Moraceae family, which for tradition is cultivated with bonsai, being durable, easely adapt to the interior conditions of an apartment but is quite rare in nature. It’s a very malleable plant and easy to maintain, with a very large, sinuous, twisted and extremely wide trunk. The foliage is very wide, leafy and shaded. In nature it reaches impressive sizes, while in cultivation it does not exceed 3 meters.
FICUS BONSAI GINSENG
Gr.500 CP/20 H= 50/60 CM
Gr.500 VC/20 H= 50/60 CM
Gr.750 CP/25 H= 60 CM
Gr.750 VC/20 H= 60 CM
Gr.1000 CP/25 H= 70 CM
Very elegant plant native of india, south east asia and tropical north australia, it can assume considerable dimensions. Minimal nocturnal temperatures can drop to around 16°-20°c,those optimal diurnal swing from 22° to 26°c.