Can a Ficus Tree Survive Outdoors?

Ficus, also called weeping fig, is a broadleaf evergreen tree that is winter hardy to USDA zones 10 to 12. It must be brought indoors during fall and taken back out in spring, after the threat of frost has surpassed.

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Callie Barber has been writing professionally since 2002. Barber's love for design and writing inspired her to create Design Your Revolution, a blog that shares creative and affordable ways to decorate indoor and outdoor living environments. Her articles have appeared on and Barber holds a Bachelors of Arts in international studies from the University of North Carolina.