Manipur Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Manipur (India)
Designed & Developed by Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Ficus glaberrima Blume

Family: Moraceae Genus: Ficus Species: Ficus glaberrima Blume






Synonym Ficus bistipulata Griff., Ficus fraterna Miq. Flower Color Greenish
Common Name Flower Type Solitary
English / Trade Name - Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude 500-2800 m Fruit Type Follicle
Habit Tree Fruit Details Achenes ovoid syconus fruit
Habitat Occurs in open forests in mountains and plains, limestone mountains Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Bhutan, China, Indonesia, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand and Vietnam Bark Details Bark dark gray
Distribution in manipur Central, Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Oblong
Description of Species A large tree epiphytic when young, usually buttressed Leaf Details Leaves oblong-lanceolate, ovate-lanceolate or elliptic, base broadly cuneate to rounded, margin entire, apex acuminate, lateral veins about 10 on either half of mid vein, impressed above, prominent beneath, petiole 1-2 in long, stipules about 0.7 in long.

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found