How To Save A Dying Ficus Tree. If the tree was exposed to frost you will need to wait for new growth to appear. Its leaves turn yellow and drop and then it begins with new growth.
Then trim limbs that have no growth. At first it was the main lead branch and I was hoping it had. Plant your rubber tree in a soil-based potting mix for houseplants that drains well.
Incorrect watering Under watering or over watering both can cause a ficus tree to lose leaves.
Plant your rubber tree in a soil-based potting mix for houseplants that drains well. How to Revive a Ficus Step 1. After that I flushed the soil with water which as they explained removes salt build-up from the soil. They have been grown outside and the trunks are amazing.