Strangler Fig, Ficus sumatrana

SStrangler Fig

FAMILY:
Moraceae

ORIGIN:
Southeast America

DESCRIPTION:
Upper canopy tree with alternate, simple triple-veined leaves.

CULTIVATION:
Grow in bright light to full sun; fertilize monthly; prefers moist soil but will tolerate drought

PROPAGATION:
Softwood cuttings

COMMENTS:
Sumatra contains one of the most biodiverse species of figs on the planet.

 

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