Ficus elastica


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Noun1.Ficus elastica - large tropical Asian tree frequently dwarfed as a houseplantFicus elastica - large tropical Asian tree frequently dwarfed as a houseplant; source of Assam rubber
fig tree - any moraceous tree of the tropical genus Ficus; produces a closed pear-shaped receptacle that becomes fleshy and edible when mature
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The houseplant ficus elastica is more commonly known as what?
The free radical scavenging action of methanol extracts of plant are in the order as Ficus infectoria > Ficus elastica > Ficus lyrata > Artocarpus lakoocha > Ficus virens > Ficus retusa > Ficus macropyalla (Fig I).
Trees that were compatible with the conditions on Pasay Road were bignay and auili; bagilumbang, alagaw and talisay were suitable for Roxas Boulevard; while exotic trees Syzygium malaccense or Malay apple, Cratoxylum formosum or pink mempat and Ficus elastica or rubber fig were expected to survive despite the air pollution on Taft Avenue.