Care Requirements for Ginseng Ficus?

Answer Ginseng ficus trees are known for their distinctive, swollen, above-ground roots, which resemble ginseng. Scientifically, these trees are known as Ficus retusa or Ficus microcarpa. Ginseng ficus tr... Read More »

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Uses for a Ginseng Ficus Bonsai?

The ginseng ficus is also known as the bonsai ficus, Chinese banyan, banyan fig, Chinese ginseng, panax ginseng, and the Taiwan ficus. Ginseng has be touted as a cure-all by many who believe in alt... Read More »

How to Care for a Ginseng Plant?

Known for its many medicinal properties, the ginseng plant has been cultivated and used for centuries--as far back as prehistoric times in China, according to the authors of "Rodale's Illustrated E... Read More »

How to Care for Ficus?

You might know your ficus tree as a weeping fig. These common tropical plants are often sold for indoor use because they tolerate relatively low-light conditions, although they need full light for ... Read More »

How do I take care of ficus trees?

Planting and PositioningPlant a your ficus tree in a pot that will allow some growth. Repot the plant every one to two years, using a pot that is 2 inches bigger each time. Position the ficus in a ... Read More »