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Ficus americana Aubl.
West Indian laurel fig

Ficus americana
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Little, E.L., Wadsworth, F.H., Common trees of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, t. 24 (1964)

Family: Moraceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Tree

Perennation: Perennial

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Cultivated Only

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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Other data on Ficus americana available from :

Ficus americana has been found in the following conservation area :
Occurrence Native Status
Matheson Hammock Park Present Not Native, Cultivated Only

Ficus americana has been found in the following county :
Occurrence Native Status
Miami-Dade County Not Native, Cultivated Only


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Ficus americana
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Little, E.L., Wadsworth, F.H., Common trees of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, t. 24 (1964)