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Types of Ficus

Banyan​
Banyan​

"Banyan" often specifically denominates Ficus benghalensis (the "Indian banyan"), which is the national tree of the Republic of India, though the name has also been generalized to denominate all figs that share a common life cycle and used systematically in taxonomy to denominate the subgenus Urostigma.

Climbing fig​
Climbing fig​

Creeping fig vine, also known as fig ivy, creeping ficus and climbing fig, is a popular ground and wall cover in warmer parts of the country and a lovely houseplant in cooler areas. Creeping fig plant (Ficus pumila) makes a wonderful addition to the home and the garden.

Cluster fig​
Cluster fig​

Ficus racemosa (syn. Ficus glomerata Roxb.) is a species of plant in the family Moraceae. Popularly known as the cluster fig tree, Indian fig tree or goolar (gular) fig, this is native to Australia, Malaysia, Indo-China and the Indian subcontinent. It is unusual in that its figs grow on or close to the tree trunk, termed cauliflory.

Common fig​
Common fig​

The Common Fig is botanically called Ficus carica. The Tree is a deciduous tree, it will be uo to 10 m (33 ft) high. The leaves are lobed and the flowers are . The tree likes sun at the location and the soil should be .

Ficus Albert-​Smithii​
Ficus Albert-​Smithii​

Ficus albert-smithii Standley: Ficus albert-smithii is a species of plant in the family Moraceae. It is found in Brazil, Colombia, Guyana, Peru, and Venezuela.

Ficus ​Altissima​
Ficus ​Altissima​

Ficus altissima, commonly known as the council tree, is a species of flowering plant, a fig tree in the family Moraceae. It is a large, stately evergreen tree and is native to southeastern Asia.

Ficus ​Amazonica​
Ficus ​Amazonica​

Ficus amazonica is an evergreen shrub to small tree growing up to 16 metres tall. It often starts life as an epiphyte in the branch of a tree and can eventually send down aerial roots that, once they reach the ground, provide extra nutrients that help the plant grow more vigorously.

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Ficus ​Americana​
Ficus ​Americana​

Ficus americana, commonly known as the West Indian laurel fig or Jamaican cherry fig, is a tree in the family Moraceae which is native to the Caribbean, Mexico in the north, through Central and South America south to southern Brazil. It is an introduced species in Florida, USA.

Ficus ​Aripuanensis​
Ficus ​Aripuanensis​

Ficus aripuanensis is a species of plant in the family Moraceae.. It is endemic to Mato Grosso and Pará states in Brazil.. Sources. Pereira, J.P.; et al. (1998 ...

Ficus Aurea​
Ficus Aurea​

Ficus aurea, commonly known as the Florida strangler fig (or simply strangler fig), golden fig, or higuerón, is a tree in the family Moraceae that is native to the U.S. state of Florida, the northern and western Caribbean, southern Mexico and Central America south to Panama.

Ficus ​Auriculata​
Ficus ​Auriculata​

Ficus auriculata Lour. Ficus auriculata (Roxburgh fig) is a type of fig tree seen all over Asia noted for its big and round leaves. This is used as fodder in Nepal. It is least resistant to fire, but likes good sunlight.

Ficus Bizanae​
Ficus Bizanae​

The Pondoland fig (Ficus bizanae) is a species of fig that is endemic to forests of coastal South Africa, where it is threatened by habitat loss. Their figs are borne on old wood, in small clusters on stumpy branchlets. Their leaves have entire margins, usually have rounded bases, and sometimes have acuminate tips.

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Ficus ​Blepharophylla​
Ficus ​Blepharophylla​

Ficus blepharophylla is a species of fig tree in the family Moraceae. The tree is endemic to Roraima state in northern Brazil. It is an IUCN Red List Endangered species.

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Ficus Bojeri​
Ficus Bojeri​

Ficus bojeri is a species of plant in the family Moraceae. It is endemic to Seychelles. It is a fairly small ficus, or fig, tree with small branches and oval-shaped leaves.

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Ficus ​Broadwayi​
Ficus ​Broadwayi​

Ficus broadwayi is a species of plant in the family Moraceae.It is found in Brazil, Colombia, Suriname, and Venezuela.. References. World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1998

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Ficus ​Calyptroceras​
Ficus ​Calyptroceras​

Ficus calyptroceras is a species of fig in the family Moraceae, in Brazil. Description The tree is endemic to Brazil, in the states of Bahia, Goiás, Minas Gerais, Mato Grosso do Sul, and Piauí.

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Ficus ​Castellviana​
Ficus ​Castellviana​

Ficus castellviana is a species of plant in the family Moraceae.It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, and Peru.. References. World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1998). "Ficus castellviana".

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Ficus ​Catappifolia​
Ficus ​Catappifolia​

Ficus: Species: F. catappifolia: Binomial name; Ficus catappifolia Kunth & Bouché ex Kunth.

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Ficus Citrifolia​
Ficus Citrifolia​

Ficus citrifolia, also known as the shortleaf fig, giant bearded fig or wild banyantree, is a species of banyan native to southern Florida, the Caribbean, Central America, and northern South America south to Paraguay.

Ficus ​Cyclophylla​
Ficus ​Cyclophylla​

Ficus cyclophylla is a species of fig tree in the family Moraceae, native to Brazil. It is endemic to the Atlantic Forest ecoregion of Southeast Brazil, in the states of Maranhão, Minas Gerais, Paraíba, Pernambuco, Rio de Janeiro, and Rondônia.

Ficus ​Dendrocida​
Ficus ​Dendrocida​

Ficus dendrocida is a species of plant in the family Moraceae.It is found in Brazil, Colombia, Panama, and Venezuela.. References. World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1998).

Ficus ​Faulkneriana​
Ficus ​Faulkneriana​

Ficus faulkneriana is a species of strangler fig in the family Moraceae native to Africa.

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Ficus Gracilis​
Ficus Gracilis​

Ficus gracilis is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Ficidae, the fig shells. References This Ficidae-related article is a stub. You ...

Ficus Hirsuta​
Ficus Hirsuta​

F. hirsuta: Binomial name; Ficus hirsuta Schott. Ficus hirsuta is a species of plant in the family Moraceae. It is endemic to Brazil. Sources.

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Ficus ​Lacunata​
Ficus ​Lacunata​

Ficus lacunata is a species of plant in the family Moraceae which is endemic to Ecuador. F. lacunata is a free-standing tree which grows up to 25 m (82 ft) tall in wet forests in the Andes. Ficus lacunata is member of the subgenus Pharmacosycea. Members of this subgenus are free-standing trees.

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Ficus ​Lapathifolia​
Ficus ​Lapathifolia​

Ficus lapathifolia is common to the Gulf region and is also found in the Jalisco Dry Forest habitat that extends along the Pacific coast of the states of Nayarit, Jalisco, and Colima where it forms part of the middle forest layer, growing to heights of 15 to 20 metres (49 to 66 ft).

Ficus ​Macrophylla​
Ficus ​Macrophylla​

Ficus macrophylla, commonly known as the Moreton Bay fig or Australian banyan, is a large evergreen banyan tree of the family Moraceae native to eastern Australia, from the Wide Bay–Burnett region in the north to the Illawarra in New South Wales, as well as Lord Howe Island.

Ficus ​Mathewsii​
Ficus ​Mathewsii​

Ficus mathewsii is a species of plant in the family Moraceae. It is found in Brazil, Colombia, Guyana, Peru, and Venezuela. References. World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1998). "Ficus mathewsii". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 1998: e.T34481A9865508. ...

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Ficus ​Microcarpa​
Ficus ​Microcarpa​

Ficus microcarpa, also known as Chinese banyan, Malayan banyan, Indian laurel, curtain fig, or gajumaru (ガジュマル), is a tree in the fig family Moraceae. It is native in a range from China through tropical Asia and the Caroline Islands to Australia.

Ficus Monckii​
Ficus Monckii​

Ficus monckii is a species of plant in the family Moraceae. It is found in Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay. References. World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Ficus monckii. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 21 August 2007.

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Ficus ​Montana​
Ficus ​Montana​

Ficus montana (common name, Oakleaf Fig) is a species of subtropical climbing figs plant. The plant is similar to the Creeping Fig but has smaller leaves. Leaves are 1 ½ inch in size. The leaves are shaped like oak leaves which gives its common name. It is grown as a houseplant, in offices and in shopping malls. It is slow growing.

Ficus Nota​
Ficus Nota​

Ficus nota (tibig) is a species of tree found near water in low altitudes. The tree can grow up to 9 meters high. Its seeds are dispersed by birds. References

Ficus Obliqua​
Ficus Obliqua​

Ficus obliqua, commonly known as the small-leaved fig, is a tree in the family Moraceae, native to eastern Australia, New Guinea, eastern Indonesia to Sulawesi and islands in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.

Ficus ​Pantoniana​
Ficus ​Pantoniana​

Ficus nugenti Domin F. scandens var. australis F. M. Bailey Ficus pantoniana, commonly known as the climbing fig, is a species of fig tree, native to Australia. It is found in lowland rainforests on the Cape York Peninsula in northern Queensland.

Ficus ​Pulchella​
Ficus ​Pulchella​

Ficus pulchella is a species of tree in the family Moraceae. It is native to South America. Conservation. It is considered a vulnerable species by the IUCN, as it is threatened by habitat loss. References This Moraceae article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia ...

Ficus ​Rubiginosa​
Ficus ​Rubiginosa​

Ficus rubiginosa, commonly known as the rusty fig or Port Jackson fig (damun in the Dharug language), is a species of flowering plant native to eastern Australia in the genus Ficus.

Ficus ​Schultesii​
Ficus ​Schultesii​

Ficus schultesii is a species of plant in the family Moraceae.It is found in Brazil, Colombia, and Peru.. References. World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1998). "Ficus schultesii".

Ficus ​Thonningii​
Ficus ​Thonningii​

Ficus thonningii is a species of Ficus. It is native to Africa. Recent phylogenetic analysis suggests several distinct species may be classified as F. thonningii. The species has diverse economic and environmental uses across many faming and pastoral communities in Africa.

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Ficus ​Trigonata​
Ficus ​Trigonata​

Ficus: Species: F. trigonata: Binomial name; Ficus trigonata L. Synonyms; Ficus fawcettii Britton; Ficus wrightii Warb. Urostigma trigonatum (L.) Griseb.

Ficus Ulmifolia​
Ficus Ulmifolia​

Ficus ulmifolia is a species of plant in the family Moraceae. It is endemic to the Philippines. It is threatened by habitat loss. Sources

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Ficus ​Umbellata​
Ficus ​Umbellata​

Ficus (/ ˈ f aɪ k ə s / or / ˈ f iː k ə s /) is a genus of about 850 species of woody trees, shrubs, vines, epiphytes and hemiepiphytes in the family Moraceae. Collectively known as fig trees or figs, they are native throughout the tropics with a few species extending into the semi-warm temperate zone.

Ficus Ursina​
Ficus Ursina​

F. ursina: Binomial name; Ficus ursina Standl. Ficus ursina is a species of oak tree in the family Moraceae. It is endemic to Acre state in western Brazil. Sources.

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Ficus Velutina​
Ficus Velutina​

F. velutina: Binomial name; Ficus velutina Humboldt, Bonpland ex Willdenow: Ficus velutina is a species of plant in the family Moraceae. It is found in Brazil and ...

Ficus Virens​
Ficus Virens​

Ficus virens is a plant of the genus Ficus found in India, southeast Asia, through Malaysia and into Northern Australia. Its common name is white fig; it is locally known as pilkhan and in the Kunwinjku language it is called an-borndi. Like many figs, its fruits are edible.

Fiddle-Leaf fig​
Fiddle-Leaf fig​

The fiddle leaf fig from the ficus genus of trees is an exciting species to grow with larger leaves than the others from the genus. This indoor tree type plant grows over 15 metres tall in it's natural habitat and up to 3 metres indoors, although they can be topped to prevent them growing taller.

Rubber fig​
Rubber fig​

Ficus elastica, the rubber fig, rubber bush, rubber tree, rubber plant, or Indian rubber bush, Indian rubber tree, is a species of plant in the fig genus, native to east India, Nepal, Bhutan, Burma, China , Malaysia, and Indonesia.

Sacred fig​
Sacred fig​

Ficus religiosa or sacred fig is a species of fig native to the Indian subcontinent, and Indochina. It belongs to the Moraceae, the fig or mulberry family. It is also known as the bodhi tree, pippala tree, peepul tree, peepal tree or ashwattha tree (in India and Nepal).

Sandpaper ​Fig​
Sandpaper ​Fig​

Ficus stephanocarpa Warb. Ficus coronata, commonly known as the sandpaper fig or creek sandpaper fig, is a species of fig tree, native to Australia. It is found along the east coast from Mackay in Central Queensland, through New South Wales and just into Victoria near Mallacoota.

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Sycamore Fig​
Sycamore Fig​

The sycamore fig Ficus Sycomorus is native to the middle east and parts of Africa. The name sycomorus came from the Greek Syca-Morus Which means Mulberry fig. The leaves are similar in shape to mulberry and the fruit looks very similar to the common fig, except its smaller.

Weeping fig​
Weeping fig​

The weeping fig is part of the Ficus plant genus (scientific name: F. benjamina) and tree like, in looks. With large arching branches and long pointed leaves, it looks attractive indoors (apart from leaves dropping).

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