Do Rubber Tree Plants Come Back Every Year?

Rubber tree plants (Ficus elastica) will come back every year only in the hottest parts of the United States--USDA hardiness zones 10B and 11. In other parts of the country, it should be grown as a houseplant.

Keywords: rubber tree plant, Ficus elastica, tropical plants

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