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  • Botanical Name: Ficus Ginseng
  • Common Name(s): Pot-bellied Ficus

Ficus Ginseng: Nature’s Bonsai Masterpiece

Ficus Ginseng, a botanical marvel and living bonsai, captures the essence of nature’s artistry. With its intricate aerial roots and twisted trunk, it emulates the wisdom and serenity of a miniature tree. Flourishing in bright, indirect light and well-draining soil, this Ficus variety becomes a symbol of balance and harmony. Its compact form and glossy, vibrant leaves make it a captivating addition to interior spaces, bringing the beauty of an ancient forest into homes and offices. Ficus Ginseng stands as a testament to the artful dance of nature, creating a tranquil oasis wherever it takes root.

Complete Care Guide for Ficus Ginseng

Ficus Ginseng, also known as Ficus microcarpa, is a unique and attractive plant with its thick, twisted trunk and shiny, dark green leaves. To ensure the health and vitality of your Ficus Ginseng, follow this comprehensive care guide.

Light:

  • Bright, Indirect Light: Position your Ficus Ginseng in bright, indirect sunlight. It can tolerate lower light conditions, but it thrives when exposed to plenty of filtered sunlight. Protect it from intense, direct sunlight.

Temperature:

  • Warm Temperatures: Maintain temperatures between 65°F to 75°F (18°C to 24°C). Ficus Ginseng prefers a warm environment and should be protected from drafts and sudden temperature drops.

Humidity:

  • Average Humidity: Ficus Ginseng adapts well to normal indoor humidity levels. However, occasional misting or placing the plant on a humidity tray can be beneficial, especially in dry indoor environments.

Watering:

  • Moderate Watering: Allow the top inch of the soil to dry out before watering. Water thoroughly, but avoid overwatering, as this can lead to root rot. Adjust the frequency based on the season, reducing it in the winter months.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Plant Ficus Ginseng in a well-draining bonsai or indoor plant mix. A blend of peat, perlite, and pine bark is suitable. Ensure the pot has drainage holes to prevent waterlogged soil.

Container:

  • Bonsai Pot: Ficus Ginseng is often cultivated as a bonsai, so choose a shallow bonsai pot with drainage holes. Repot the plant every 2-3 years, refreshing the soil and providing space for growth.

Fertilizing:

  • Balanced Liquid Fertilizer: Feed your Ficus Ginseng with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer). Reduce fertilization in the fall and winter.

Pruning:

  • Maintenance Pruning: Prune to shape your Ficus Ginseng and to maintain the desired bonsai form. Remove any yellow or dead leaves regularly. Pruning encourages new growth and helps maintain the plant’s compact form.

Propagation:

  • Cutting Propagation: Ficus Ginseng can be propagated from stem cuttings. Take a healthy cutting with at least one leaf and root it in a well-draining rooting medium.

Caution:

  • Toxicity: Ficus Ginseng is toxic if ingested. Keep it out of reach of pets and small children.

Pest Management:

  • Regular Inspection: Monitor for pests such as spider mites and scale. Treat infestations promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil. Wipe the leaves regularly to prevent dust buildup.

By following these care instructions, you’ll create an ideal environment for your Ficus Ginseng to thrive, showcasing its distinctive bonsai appearance.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $50.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

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   Free Shipping on Order more than $50
   We offer replacement or a refund for damaged plant
   Only ship the healthy plants to you
   Over 400+ plants you can choose for your home

add a pot for your plant

quick plant care guide

Product Information

Information

  • Botanical Name: Ficus Ginseng
  • Common Name(s): Pot-bellied Ficus

Ficus Ginseng: Nature’s Bonsai Masterpiece

Ficus Ginseng, a botanical marvel and living bonsai, captures the essence of nature’s artistry. With its intricate aerial roots and twisted trunk, it emulates the wisdom and serenity of a miniature tree. Flourishing in bright, indirect light and well-draining soil, this Ficus variety becomes a symbol of balance and harmony. Its compact form and glossy, vibrant leaves make it a captivating addition to interior spaces, bringing the beauty of an ancient forest into homes and offices. Ficus Ginseng stands as a testament to the artful dance of nature, creating a tranquil oasis wherever it takes root.

Complete Care Guide for Ficus Ginseng

Ficus Ginseng, also known as Ficus microcarpa, is a unique and attractive plant with its thick, twisted trunk and shiny, dark green leaves. To ensure the health and vitality of your Ficus Ginseng, follow this comprehensive care guide.

Light:

  • Bright, Indirect Light: Position your Ficus Ginseng in bright, indirect sunlight. It can tolerate lower light conditions, but it thrives when exposed to plenty of filtered sunlight. Protect it from intense, direct sunlight.

Temperature:

  • Warm Temperatures: Maintain temperatures between 65°F to 75°F (18°C to 24°C). Ficus Ginseng prefers a warm environment and should be protected from drafts and sudden temperature drops.

Humidity:

  • Average Humidity: Ficus Ginseng adapts well to normal indoor humidity levels. However, occasional misting or placing the plant on a humidity tray can be beneficial, especially in dry indoor environments.

Watering:

  • Moderate Watering: Allow the top inch of the soil to dry out before watering. Water thoroughly, but avoid overwatering, as this can lead to root rot. Adjust the frequency based on the season, reducing it in the winter months.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Plant Ficus Ginseng in a well-draining bonsai or indoor plant mix. A blend of peat, perlite, and pine bark is suitable. Ensure the pot has drainage holes to prevent waterlogged soil.

Container:

  • Bonsai Pot: Ficus Ginseng is often cultivated as a bonsai, so choose a shallow bonsai pot with drainage holes. Repot the plant every 2-3 years, refreshing the soil and providing space for growth.

Fertilizing:

  • Balanced Liquid Fertilizer: Feed your Ficus Ginseng with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer). Reduce fertilization in the fall and winter.

Pruning:

  • Maintenance Pruning: Prune to shape your Ficus Ginseng and to maintain the desired bonsai form. Remove any yellow or dead leaves regularly. Pruning encourages new growth and helps maintain the plant’s compact form.

Propagation:

  • Cutting Propagation: Ficus Ginseng can be propagated from stem cuttings. Take a healthy cutting with at least one leaf and root it in a well-draining rooting medium.

Caution:

  • Toxicity: Ficus Ginseng is toxic if ingested. Keep it out of reach of pets and small children.

Pest Management:

  • Regular Inspection: Monitor for pests such as spider mites and scale. Treat infestations promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil. Wipe the leaves regularly to prevent dust buildup.

By following these care instructions, you’ll create an ideal environment for your Ficus Ginseng to thrive, showcasing its distinctive bonsai appearance.

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Check more

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $199.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

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