Ficus Elastica Tineke Plant. Another common name, the rubber plant alludes to the leaves, which are large, simple and a leathery. The ficus tineke is a cultivar of one of the 800 plants in the fig genus ficus.
When the leaf matures it will unfurl, dropping the sheath off the plant. They were rescue plants that had bugs + needed some care, so i nurtured them back to health + when they were looking better, i decided to plant them together + chop the tops off to. All varieties have a robust, architectural appearance which is very dramatic, especially as the plant grows larger.