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)


Fiucs Bejamina, pruned.


Ficus Bejamina, height : 1.2 m (4 ft), 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.