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Elephant Ear Fig Tree

Ficus auriculata

Description:

"The Elephant Ear Fig tree is a semi-deciduous tree with large leaves and reddish fruits on its branches. The tree grows up to 1500 meters. It is commonly planted in villages. The leaves of this tree are an important fodder source due to its good nutritional qualities. Farmers consider this as better than other fodders."

Notes:

Spotted this fig tree inside the Trivandrum Museum park.


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namitha
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namitha

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India

Lat: 8.51, Long: 76.96

Spotted on Jan 3, 2015
Submitted on Jan 3, 2015

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