Ficus benjamina

Ficus benjamina

Ficus benjamina

(Weeping Fig)

FAMILY

Moraceae

Species

Ficus benjamina

Common name

Weeping Fig

Fruit colour; life form

Figs orange, red; tree

Campus

Townsville

Description

This large fig is just near the entrance to DA1, recognisable by the numerous small aerial roots rather like bits of wire, hanging down and the small, paired orange to reddish globular fruits. Latex is present.