Burgundy Rubber Tree

Burgundy Rubber Tree

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The wine red leaves of the Burgundy Rubber Tree are a sight to behold. Their large, ovular, shiny topside is complimented by its deep red underside.


On average, these plants grow to be 8 feet tall.


These plants are mildly toxic to humans and pets, and should never be ingested under any circumstances.


  • Light
    • This plant prefers bright, indirect sunlight. If placing indoors, a southern facing window is optimal.
  • Water
    • Water regularly, allowing the soil to dry between sessions.
  • Temperature
    • Anything between  60° F to 75° is optimal, the warmer the better. 
  • Humidity
    • Medium to high levels of humidity allow this plant to thrive.
  • Soil
    • Rich, bark/peat based soils that are lightweight are optimal. It should be able to retain moisture, but not hold water.
  • Fertilizer
    • Give a gentle fertilizer weekly.
  • Re-potting
    • When the roots appear to have filled the bottom of the pot, it is time to upgrade. This usually occurs once every 1-2 years.



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