Ficus carica L.

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Worldwide distribution: Mediterranean countries eastwards to Iraq; widely cultivated elsewhere
Growth form(s): Tree.
Insects (whose larvae eat this species): Asota speciosa (Specious tiger)
Glyphodes stolalis ()
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External websites:

African Plant Database: Ficus carica
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Ficus carica
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Ficus carica
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Ficus carica
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Ficus carica
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Ficus carica
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Ficus carica
Ispot Southern Africa : Ficus carica
JSTOR Plant Science: Ficus carica
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Ficus carica
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Ficus carica
Tropicos: Ficus carica
West African Plants database: Ficus carica

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Ficus carica., retrieved 27 May 2016

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