Spotted: Fiddle Leaf Fig Tree
What is that tree plant that keeps popping up in the pages of our favorite shelter glossies? This question fueled an image search that led to an answer as well as a trail of inspiring images. The Fiddle Leaf Fig tree is a slow-growing plant that acquires height and leaves over time — which says a lot about the owners of some of these thriving giants! Apparently, upkeep goes a bit beyond the usual pruning, watering, and light regulating to include dusting. That's right. A layer of dust on those big, beautiful leaves will keep the tree from taking in an adequate amount of sun. But, if a green thumb challenge doesn't dismay you, read up on these helpful maintenance tips, and click through our gallery to decide how you'll display your Fiddle Leaf Fig.