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Ficus palmeri

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 12 ft (3.5 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Leaves 3-6 in (8-15 cm); figs in pairs

Uses: Shade tree Containers

Zones: 10?12

Description: A small to large, spreading evergreen tree from Baja California, Mexico, this fig grows to about 12?ft (3.5?m) in height, with white or yellowish bark. Virtually a succulent, it draws moisture from its swollen trunk base in times of drought. Young leaves

Growth Habit: Spreading canopy

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