Monday, August 10, 2009

Ficus Benjamina (Weeping Fig)

Ficus benjamina, height 9 m (27 ft)
Ficus benjamina, small ,  height : 3m (10 ft)
Ficus benjamina, medium tree, height : 8 m (27 ft)
Ficus benjamina, medium tree
Young tree, height : 3 m (10 ft)
Medium tree, height : 9 m (30 ft)
Ficus Benyamina, pruned

Common names : Bejamin Tree, Weeping Fig. 
Local names : Beringin, Waringin, Ringin,  Sai Yo, Cay San.

Ficus benjamina, commonly known as the Weeping Fig, is a species of fig tree, native to south and southeast Asia and Australia. This plants can reach 30 metres tall. They have been used in tropical landscapes as an ornamental /shade tree or throughout the world as  indoor trees.