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Australian banyan

Ficus macrophylla

Also known as

Moreton Bay fig, Fig

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

10b

USDA zone

2°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50m

Max

15m

10m

Min

5m

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Australian banyan Overview

This is a large spreading evergreen tree, It will grow to about 39m, It will bear large leathery, dark green leaves with a rust-toned undersides, and an abundance of fruit that will turn reddish brown when ripe.

Common problems with Australian banyan

How to propagate Australian banyan

Seed

Propagate by seed in spring.

Cuttings

Leaf-bud, stem-tip cuttings.

Layering

Air layering in summer.

Other uses of Australian banyan

Grown for their foliage and for shade.