Can I Plant My Rubber Tree Outside?

Commonly grown as a potted, indoor plant in cooler climates, the rubber tree (Ficus elastica) is planted outdoors in warmer, tropical regions of the world. When grown outdoors, the rubber tree reaches a height ranging from 25 to 40 feet.

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Amy Deemer began her writing career in 1992. She began writing online content in 2009 and writes primarily for Answerbag and Garden Guides. Deemer enjoys researching and writing about flowers, plants and gardening. Deemer has an Associate of Arts in liberal studies from Westmoreland Community College.