Ficus Nitida (Indian laurel)


Indian Laurel, commonly referred to as the Ficus nitida, are among the most beautiful and versatile trees for any landscape. Lush, dense foliage provides dense canopies of shade from strong softwood branches. Ficus are easily pruned into any shape and size from patio trees and hedges to substantial storybook shade trees with unique looking powerful branches and trunks as they mature.

Indian Laurel thrives in the mild coastal climates and in the hottest of desert environments, providing a lush green appearance to any landscape.


Fast growing dense evergreen foliage

Great tree for privacy, screening from golf balls, and sound barrier

Handles pruning to almost any shape and size

Handles summer heat very well and thrives in desert environments