Rubber Plant Ficus Sale
- Regular price $95.00
- Will be in stock after
- Delivery and Returns
Rubber Plant Ficus
Our delivery window is 12pm-8pm Monday-Friday and 10am-6pm on Saturday. Each arrangement will include a message card. Please let us know what message to include at checkout
The Rubber Plant Ficus
The Rubber Plant Ficus, scientifically known as Ficus Elastica, is an eye-catching houseplant known for its lush, glossy, dark green leaves that add a burst of freshness to any space. This tropical native is easy to care for and quite resilient, making it an ideal pick for both seasoned plant enthusiasts and beginners. Its air-purifying qualities further enhance the indoor environment, promoting a healthier living space. Standing at an average height of 2-3 feet, it is perfect for a table centerpiece or floor display. Experience tranquility, connection to nature, and an aesthetic appeal with our Rubber Plant Ficus.
The Perfect Gift!
A Rubber Plant Ficus makes for an excellent gift due to its multiple appealing qualities. Not only does it enhance the beauty of any interior with its vibrant, lustrous foliage, but it also serves a practical function by purifying the air, facilitating a healthier, more breathable environment. The plant's ease of care makes it a thoughtful gift even for those who are not experienced in plant care or have a busy lifestyle. Finally, its symbolism of connectedness to nature and tranquility lends a meaningful touch to your gift, conveying wishes of peace, wellness, and harmony.
How to Care for a Rubber Plant Ficus
Caring for a Rubber Plant Ficus is straightforward. This plant thrives in bright, indirect light but can tolerate low-light conditions. Make sure to keep the soil moist, but avoid overwatering; allow the top inch of the soil to dry out before watering again. Maintain a consistent indoor temperature, ideally between 60-75 degrees Fahrenheit, and be mindful that this plant enjoys a humid environment. Dust the leaves periodically to keep them shiny and to allow for optimal photosynthesis. By following these simple steps, your Rubber Plant Ficus will flourish and add a touch of the tropics to your living space.
How to Care for you Rubber Plant Ficus
The rubber plant, or Ficus elastica, is a popular houseplant known for its glossy, thick leaves that can add a tropical vibe to your space.
Caring for a rubber plant is relatively straightforward, but it does require some specific steps.
- 1. Lighting: Rubber plants prefer bright, indirect sunlight. Excessive direct sunlight can scorch its leaves, while too little light can cause the leaves to lose their rich green color and turn yellow.
- 2.Watering: The rubber plant does not require a lot of water. Overwatering can lead to root rot, a common issue with many houseplants. As a rule of thumb, you should allow the top inch of soil to dry out before watering it again.
- 3.Temperature and Humidity: These plants enjoy temperatures between 60 to 75 degrees Fahrenheit. They also love humidity, and you can increase humidity levels by misting the plant, placing it near a humidifier, or using a pebble tray filled with water.
- 4.Soil: A well-draining and aerated potting soil is essential for rubber plants. A mixture of equal parts peat, pine bark, and coarse sand or perlite can provide the right conditions.
- 5.Fertilization: During the growing season (spring and summer), feed your rubber plant once a month with a diluted general-purpose houseplant fertilizer.
- 6.Pruning: To maintain a compact, bushy appearance, or control its growth, pruning can be done. Always use sharp, clean shears to make your cuts.
Remember, every plant is unique and will require different care depending on its environment and growth stage. Keep an eye on your rubber plant and adjust your care as needed.
At Designer Blooms, we deliver flowers to the Greater Vancouver Area. Free delivery is provided for orders over $100, and every bouquet will arrive in our signature DB carrier box. Please note that we do not offer delivery on Sundays. You can now send flowers within British Columbia and Alberta!
Same Day Delivery
Same day flower delivery is only available within the Greater Vancouver Area. Order online before the cut off time for same day delivery at 11am on the day of delivery to give us time to create your beautiful flowers. You can also order in advance for your convenience. For shipping to BC and Alberta, we offer next day delivery to selected postal codes or 1-2 day delivery.
Delivery Time Estimates
Orders will be delivered between 12pm-8pm Monday to Friday and 10am-6pm on Saturday. If you need delivery for a special occasion at a precise time, we can do so at a $10 additional charge.
Delivery and Shipping Rates
Our local delivery services cover the following areas:
Vancouver, Burnaby, New Westminster, Richmond, Delta, Surrey, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows, North Vancouver and West Vancouver
Local delivery rates within the Greater Vancouver area are as follows:
Zone 1 = $15
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Zone 2 = $20
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Zone 3 = $25
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Shipping within British Columbia is $20, and shipping to Alberta is $25.
Returns and Refunds
Orders can be canceled at least 24 hours before the intended delivery date, and a full refund will be issued. However, cancellations made within 24 hours of delivery will be charged in full. For disputes, customers must provide proof of purchase (order number, order form, receipt, and a photo of the product in question) within 24 hours of delivery.
Failed, Returned or Non-deliveries
Designer Blooms shall not be held responsible for failed or returned deliveries due to:
- The recipient not being at the specified delivery address
- No one responding to the doorbell, buzzer, or phone call after a sufficient amount of time
- The recipient refuses to accept the delivery
In the event of one of these, Designer Blooms reserves the right to charge for re-delivery (fees vary based on location). Orders returned to the Studio because of unsuccessful deliveries are not eligible for a refund. When this happens, you can have your order re-delivered (fees will apply) the same day (if it's still within our delivery time window), or it will be re-delivered the next day. Please note that we will not be liable for the quality of the blooms, especially if it's a fresh/mixed blooms product. Designer Blooms is not liable for any non-delivery caused by incorrect or incomplete addresses, closed or inaccessible roads and other reasons beyond our control. If a delivery fails under these conditions, the order will be returned to the studio and a full refund will only be issued in rare cases. Otherwise, customers may contact Designer Blooms to arrange for repurchase and redelivery.