How Can You Tell the Difference Between a Dry and Over-Watered Fiddle Leaf Fig Plant?

By |2020-12-29T01:28:15-08:00November 1st, 2020|Fertilizer, Plant Care, Watering|

The two most common problems for fiddle leaf fig plants are ironically the opposite of each other: too much water and too little water. But what's worse is that it's actually tough to tell which is which. Over-watering leads to root rot, a fungal condition that kills the plant's roots [...]

What Causes Brown Spots on Fiddle Leaf Fig Leaves? (And How to Treat Them Quickly)

By |2020-12-29T01:47:41-08:00October 29th, 2020|Book, Fertilizer, Leaf Drop, Plant Care, Problems, Watering|

Brown spots on fiddle leaf fig leaves can be frustrating and confusing. It's disheartening to see brown spots spoiling the beautiful large green leaves of your ficus lyrata. What's worse, brown spots on fiddle leaf fig leaves can be difficult to treat if you don't know what is causing them. [...]

How to Grow a Giant Fiddle Leaf Fig

By |2020-12-29T02:00:32-08:00October 9th, 2020|Fertilizer, Plant Care, Watering|

How to Grow a Giant Fiddle Leaf Fig   Many fiddle leaf fig owners feel comfortable with caring for their plant. Their fiddle leaf fig is happy and healthy. But, sometimes, you want your fiddle leaf fig to grow bigger and taller. How do you do this?  Discover the tips [...]

Is Your Fiddle Leaf Fig Dying?

By |2020-12-29T02:39:29-08:00September 18th, 2020|Leaf Drop, Plant Care, Problems|

Is Your Fiddle Leaf Fig Dying?  Assessing the health of your fiddle leaf fig regularly is important. If your fiddle leaf fig has brown spots, dropping leaves, or isn't growing at all, you may ask yourself if your fiddle leaf fig is dying.    Plant Raising Philosophy First, it is [...]

Announcing the Tiniest Fiddle Leaf Fig Lover! (Photos)

By |2020-12-29T02:53:23-08:00September 11th, 2020|Uncategorized|

  Announcing the arrival of the newest and tiniest fiddle leaf fig lover!        We are thrilled to welcome baby Tucker Akin to our Fiddle Leaf Fig Family! He was born on August 11th, weighing 6 lbs and 5 ounces, to proud parents and two big sisters. We [...]

What to Put on Fiddle Leaf Fig Leaves and Soil (and What to Avoid)

By |2020-12-29T03:00:10-08:00August 25th, 2020|Cleaning, Plant Care|

What to Put on Fiddle Leaf Fig Leaves and Soil (and What to Avoid) We've heard a lot of interesting questions about using various food items on fiddle leaf fig leaves or in the soil. Should you put coffee grounds in your fiddle's soil? Should you shine your leaves with [...]

Should You Bottom Water a Fiddle Leaf Fig?

By |2021-01-08T09:24:26-08:00August 18th, 2020|Plant Care, Watering|

We've seen this question circling around in our Fiddle Leaf Fig Plant Resource Facebook group for a while, so we thought we should address it in a post!    Should you bottom water a fiddle leaf fig? If you haven't heard of bottom watering before, here's a quick rundown: [...]

Fiddle Leaf Fig Spots: Photo Troubleshooting Guide

By |2020-12-29T03:23:43-08:00August 7th, 2020|Brown Spots, Leaf Drop, Plant Care, Problems|

When fiddle leaf figs are unhappy, it almost always shows up in the leaves first. But what do those weird fiddle leaf fig spots actually mean? Is that discoloration a sign of over-watering or sunburn? Sometimes you just need a photo troubleshooting guide instead of vague descriptions.  So we've put [...]

Is Coffee Good for Fiddle Leaf Fig Plants?

By |2020-12-29T03:32:46-08:00August 7th, 2020|Fertilizer, Plant Care|

Is Coffee Good for Fiddle Leaf Fig Plants? Some fiddle leaf fig owners add coffee grounds to their fiddle leaf fig plant to help it grow. But is coffee good for fiddle leaf fig plants? What happens to the soil when you add coffee grounds to it?  Why People Put [...]

How Much Humidity Does a Fiddle Leaf Fig Need?

By |2020-12-29T03:43:56-08:00July 29th, 2020|Leaf Drop, Plant Care, Watering|

How Much Humidity Does a Fiddle Leaf Fig Need?  Many fiddle leaf fig owners wonder just how much humidity needs to be in their home for fiddle leaf figs to thrive. We get questions about humidity frequently in our Facebook community.   Surprisingly, they are not that sensitive to humidity. It [...]

The Best Fiddle Leaf Fig Soil Recipe

By |2020-12-29T03:54:08-08:00July 27th, 2020|Plant Care, Soil|

The Best Fiddle Leaf Fig Soil Recipe One of the most important parts of keeping a fiddle leaf fig—or any plant—healthy is ensuring that it's planted in the right soil. The correct fiddle leaf fig soil recipe can make a massive difference in the overall health and appearance of your [...]

Bambino and Dwarf Fiddle Leaf Figs: What Is the Difference?

By |2020-12-29T04:11:00-08:00July 21st, 2020|Plant Care|

Bambino and Dwarf Fiddle Leaf Figs It's a popular question we see quite often in our Fiddle Leaf Fig Resource group: Are bambino and dwarf fiddle leaf figs the same thing? So we thought we needed a post all about bambino fiddle leaf figs, because they're quite popular! These adorable [...]

Everything You Need to Know About Fiddle Leaf Fig Care

By |2021-01-15T10:46:35-08:00July 20th, 2020|Plant Care, Uncategorized|

Have you been looking for a comprehensive guide to fiddle leaf fig care all in one place? We thought so.   Fiddle Leaf Fig Care Discussion Points The benefits of your plant Fiddle Leaf Fig Care 101 The 10 commandments of fiddle leaf fig care The secret to proper watering [...]

Interesting Facts About Fiddle Leaf Fig Trees

By |2020-12-29T04:25:04-08:00July 2nd, 2020|Plant Care|

There are many interesting facts about fiddle leaf fig trees. Fiddle leaf fig trees have become a popular plant to own among houseplant enthusiasts. Known for their beautiful, large green leaves, they make beautiful centerpieces in any home. Here are some interesting facts about fiddle leaf fig trees that you [...]

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