About Fiddle Leaf Fig
Fiddle leaf fig plants have beautiful, large leaves that are bright green and glossy. Although the leaves vary somewhat, they generally appear shaped like a fiddle or violin. These plants purify indoor air, symbolize good luck and prosperity, and are reputed to bring good feng shui to the household.
Fiddle leaf fig trees are also considered low-maintenance and have excellent decorative value. They have become so popular the New York Times refers to them as the It Plant of the Design World.
Fiddle leaf fig (Ficus lyrata)
The fiddle leaf fig is a broadleaf evergreen tree. Broadleaf evergreens hold their leaves year-round and do not go dormant. Large, flat, glossy green leaves with deep veining characterize them.
These trees naturally grow and originate in Western Africa.
A popular indoor tree, a fiddle leaf fig, has large, veined, glossy leaves. These leaves are uniquely shaped and resemble violins.
Types Of Fiddle Leaf Figs
Fiddle Leaf Fig Plant
Variegated Rubber Plant
Bambino or Dwarf Fiddle Leaf Fig
Variegated Fiddle Leaf Fig.
Fiddle Leaf Fig Styling
Fiddle leaf fig plants are typically grown as houseplants in large pots since they are a type of tree.
Because they can get large, they make an excellent statement piece in a corner, entryway, or window. They also make great porch or sunroom plants since they enjoy plenty of light.