Ficus is an evergreen plant and has beautiful lush foliage. There are more than hundred varieties of Ficus. Common plants in Ficus family are Ficus Religiosa (Peepal), Ficus Elastica (Rubber plant) and Ficus Microcarpa (Green island Ficus). These are extremely hardy plants and are ideal for making bonsais as they grow aerial roots very easily and the stem attains woody texture very quickly. It is an outdoor plant and loves sun. The plant needs regular pruning to keep the plant in shape. The plant is not at all fussy. Do not keep it indoors for too long as it starts to shed leaves once kept indoors for too long. Ficus plants can grow in all soil types as they have strong root system but for quicker growth, use well draining and porous soil which is rich in nutrients. Water the plants only when the soil is dry. These plants can be easily multiplied using branch/stem cuttings or air layering. This plant will come in 4 inch ceramic pot.