Ficus binnendijkii is an evergreen tree. The flowers bloom in spring and are followed by small fruit that may be green or yellow maturing to red. The simple dark green leaves of the beautiful Amstel Queen are glossy and attractive,
A tall palm with bold fan-shaped leaves and a straight solitary trunk. The large, glossy green, evergreen fronds are divided into up to 70 long, dangling, lance-shaped segments, that radiate like the spokes of an umbrella. Thirty-five to sixty fronds are borne atop the trunk on long ascending, horizontal, or drooping stalks (""petioles""), forming a dense, spherical crown.