Consistent watering is key for this plant. Lightly water regulary, as overwatering or letting the plant stand in wter will cause leaf drop. Better to water a little more frequently that too much.
A brightly lit location, preferably with morning sun will be ideal for this ficus.
EASE OF CARE
Ficus prefer consistency, so as long as you are watering consistently and not moving it around the house, it will be happy. Leaf drop is common in this variety, but maintaining consistency will reduce leaf drop.
Ficus - 'Moclame'
Similar to the more finicky Ficus Benjamin, the Montcalm has thicker, rounded leaves.
ADD A POT
The plant comes in a plastic grower’s pot, don’t forget to add a tabletop pot (for 4”- 6” plants) or floor pot (for 8” plants and up)!
Most plants are available for delivery within 48 hours as we order them just for you.
ADD A POT
Choose from our modern mix of decorative containers. Find a style that works for you whether light and delicate or bold and modern.
Find a pot that will work for the plant size you've selected. Tabletop pots are for plants 6" or smaller and Floor pots are for plants 8" or larger.
Most pots do not have drainage, so they can be kept in their grower's pot, or they can be planted using a light soil (like cactus) with a 1" base of pebbles in the bottom of the pot.
Pots for plants in 2", 4" or 6" grower's pots.
Pots for plants in 8", 10", 12" or 14" grower's pots.