Weeping ficus or fig is one of the most popular houseplants found in homes, offices, and interior landscaping. They are elegant and grow dense, glossy dark foliage.It has slender branches that arch gracefully from a light gray trunk. Weeping fig is one of the best plants for improving air quality indoors. It has one of the top removal rates of toxins like formaldehyde, benzene, and trichloroethylene from contaminated indoor air.
Ficus benjamina is a very popular houseplant in temperate areas, due to its elegant growth and tolerance of poor growing conditions; it does best in bright, sunny conditions but will also tolerate considerable shade. It requires a moderate amount of watering in summer, and only enough to keep it from drying out in the winter. It does not need to be misted. The plant is sensitive to cold and should be protected from strong drafts. When grown indoors, it can grow too large for its situation, and may need drastic pruning or replacing