Is coffee good for fig plants?
Coffee grounds should have a pH between 6.5 and 7.0. Otherwise, they will bring down the soil pH, making it alkaline. Figs prefer a slightly acidic soil. To achieve this, add about a cup of coffee grinds every two weeks.
What is a good fertilizer for fiddle leaf fig?
Fiddle leaf figs do best on fertilizer with a 3-1-2 N-P-K ratio, or 3% nitrogen, 1% phosphorus, and 2% potassium. You should see these numbers displayed prominently on the package of any fertilizer you’re considering, so keep an eye out!
How do you fix acidity in fiddle leaf figs?
If the pH in your fiddle leaf fig is not at the level it should be, we recommend repotting and using a well-balanced fertilizer. If this isn’t possible, alkaline water drops might be a good remedy to adjust your plant’s pH.