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 hirta Vahl

Family: Moraceae Genus: Ficus Species: Ficus hirta Vahl






Synonym Ficus hibiscifolia Champ. ex Benth. Flower Color Greenish
Common Name Flower Type
English / Trade Name Hairy fig Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name - Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude Up to 2000 m Fruit Type Follicle
Habit Shrub Fruit Details Achenes ellipsoid-globose, smooth
Habitat Occurs in forests and forest margins Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Bhutan, Indonesia, Myanmar, Nepal, Sikkim, Thailand and Vietnam Bark Details Bark smooth grey
Distribution in manipur , Eastern, Jiribam, Northern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Palmate
Description of Species Shrubs or small trees, branchlets leafless in middle, golden yellow or brown hirsute. Stipules red, ovate-lanceolate, 1-3 cm, membranous, pubescent Leaf Details Leaves alternate; petiole 1-8 cm, brown hirsute; leaf blade simple or palmately 3-5-lobed, 8-25 cm, glabrous or golden yellow hirsute, base cuneate, rounded, or shallowly cordate, margin entire or with small serrations, apex acute to acuminate; basal lateral veins 2-4, secondary veins 4-7 on each side of midvein

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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