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Ficus bengalensis

Ficus bengalensis

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

31m

Max

200m

8m

Min

15m

Flowering

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Ficus bengalensis Overview

This is a large wide-spreading tree with unusual rooting branches. The leaves are very large and dark glossy green. Small reddish, decorative fruits will form.

Common problems with Ficus bengalensis

How to propagate Ficus bengalensis

Seed

Propagate by seed in spring.

Cuttings

Leaf-bud, stem-tip cuttings.

Layering

Air layering in summer.

Other uses of Ficus bengalensis

Ornamental, shade