Ficus Benjamina

Weeping Fig: Ficus Benjamina

Ficus benjamina, commonly known as the weeping fig, Benjamin's fig, or ficus tree is often sold in stores as just ficus. It is a tree with gracefully drooping branches and glossy leaves, oval with an acuminate tip. A ficus tree is a very popular houseplant in temperate areas due to its elegant growth and tolerance of poor growing conditions.