Flower Database

Ficus superba

Basic information
Flower Name
Ficus superba
Formal Name
Ficus superba
Alias
榕, sea fig , deciduous fig
Habitat
Taiwan, China, South East Asia, Japan
Morph
Semi-evergreen tree
Comment
Banyan tree , scientific name : Ficus superba , is a semi evergreen tree called the strangler fig out aerial roots from branches and trunks, sticks to other trees to grow. Is native to the southern half of Taiwan, global warming, China, Southeast Asia, Japan's Kyushu and Ryukyu Islands. No glossy leaves the palmately lobed with long oval-shaped. Short floral spring went directly from the trunk or branches give the fig inflorescences. The ripe fruit is edible. Use the tree windbreaks, Dike, ornamental, auricularia lumber or timber is wood.
Detailed information
Order
Rosales
Family
Moraceae
Genus
Ficus
Species
F. superba
Flower type
Other
Flower array
Hypanthium
Petal shape
no petal
Leaf type
Elliptic
Leaf edge
Repand
Flowering place
Botanic garden (sub-) Tropical area
Color
Pink
Season
Feb Mar Apr May
Height
1000  ~ 2000  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 1