Elephant ear fig, Timla, Tirmal

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Elephant ear fig, Timla, Tirmal
Scientific Name : Ficus auriculata
Family : Moraceae
Common Name : Elephant ear fig, Timla, Tirmal
Description:
A medium size tree with large leaves. It is a very decorative tree and can be maintained to desired shape & size by regular trimming. For some reason, the fruit do not ripen on tree in certain areas. However, if ripe, they are quite delicious. Native to India.
Propagation : Stem cuttings, air layering
Longevity : Perennial

 

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