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Ficus microcarpa


Order: Urticales
   Family: Moraceae
            Genus: Ficus
                        Specie: Ficus microcarpa

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 60 ft (18 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Glossy green leaves; purple figs

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Parks Shade tree Containers

Zones: 10?12

Description: A variable species that extends in the wild from southern China and Japan to northeastern Australia, Ficus microcarpa makes a short-trunked tree of up to 60 ft (18 m) tall with broadly spreading limbs, pale gray, smooth bark and dense, glossy deep

Growth Habit: Short trunk with broad canopy

Comments: Cultivars available

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