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Ficus benjamina : fact sheet


Species name:
Ficus benjamina
Common names:
Chinese banyan ,Weeping fig
Description:
Weeping Fig Tree Medium

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 1100cm
Width:
Less than 500cm
Sun:
Full or Partial Sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Tender
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Tree Medium - below 1100cm ,A tree
Usage:
Good Hedge ,Windbreak ,Container/ Pot Plants/Patio plants ,Bonsai Potential ,Standards/Topiary/Lollipop Potential ,Attract Birds
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive ,Fleshy Fruit/Seed ,Redish/Pinkish Tones
Flowers:
Flowers Inconspicuous or No Flowers
Flower season:
Flowers Inconspicuous or No Flowers
Features:
Fast Growing ,Sap Milky
Foliage:
Semi-Evergreen ,Foliage Particularly Attractive

Plant suppliers

Nelspruit
cell: 0829052408
tel: 0137538300
email: exotica@mweb.co.za
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Johannesburg
cell: 0716719324
tel: 0110420000
email: info@gardengoods.co.za
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Harry Goemans's Garden Centre

Cape Town
tel: 0217853201
email: info@harrygoemans.co.za
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Kraaibosch Nurseries

George
tel: 044 8890092
email: info@kraaibosch.com
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Malanseuns - Pleasure Plants

Pretoria
tel: 012 549-2128
email: marketing@malanseuns.co.za
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Plantimex

Johannesburg
cell: 082 882 6950
tel: 0116621428
email: admin@plantimex.co.za
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Tulbagh Kwekery

Tulbagh
tel: 0232300694
email: plants@tulbaghnursery.co.za
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