The Rubber Fig is well-recognized as a low maintenance ornamental plant. The "Tineke" still has that same easy-to-care-for qualifies with but with gorgeous green, white, and occasional pink variegation. The only thing you must be cautious of is that this version is not as shade tolerant as the non-variegated form. Yes, the "Tieneke" can survive in lower light, but you will start to notice the white and pink portion disappearing as known as "reversion.
- Does est in bright indirect light-keep out of the direct sun
- Rotate often to ensure even variegation and growth if foliage
- Allow the first few inches of soil to dry between waterings-This plant hates wet feet!
- Leaves tend to collect dust quickly. Gently wipes the leaves once/week for optimal photosynthesis.