Hardy Rubber Tree

The hardy rubber tree is a low-maintenance tree that is popular for providing shade and can survive in a variety of environments. The hardy rubber tree can be found just west of Sheep Meadow and near the East 72nd Street entrance.

  • Leaves

    Glossy, dark green, alternate, simple
  • Fruit

    1-3 inches, oval, inside a waxy wing
  • Flower

    Brown, inconspicuous
  • Bark

    Gray-brown, ridged

Where to find the Hardy Rubber Tree