Ficus sycomorus


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Noun1.Ficus sycomorus - thick-branched wide-spreading tree of Africa and adjacent southwestern Asia often buttressed with branches rising from near the groundFicus sycomorus - thick-branched wide-spreading tree of Africa and adjacent southwestern Asia often buttressed with branches rising from near the ground; produces cluster of edible but inferior figs on short leafless twigs; the biblical sycamore
Ficus, genus Ficus - large genus of tropical trees or shrubs or climbers including fig trees
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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Ficus sycomorus-Cynodon dactylon RF Habitat Type 2: Species group b's diagnostic and characteristic species are Cynodon dactylon and Ficus sycomorus (Table 1).
We recorded the most important species, the plant parts used and the percentage of informants, in parenthesis, mentioned these species and parts as follows: Ficus sycomorus (41%).
Yn wreiddiol roedd yr enw 'sycamore' yn cyfeirio at rywogaeth o'r ffigysbren sydd erbyn hyn yn cael ei galw'n 'ffigysbren sycamorwydden' - y Ficus sycomorus ac mae hon yn tyfu yn Israel.
Bauhinia galpinii (family Fabaceae), Carissa edulis (family Apocynaceae), Ficus sycomorus (family Moraceae), Mormodica balsamina (family Cucurbitaceae), Syzygium cordatum (family Myrtaceae).
The shikma, which appears in the Bible, is actually a kind of fig tree, Ficus Sycomorus, that is native to the Middle East.
Species with iron contents of less than 5% were fruits of Ficus sur, Ficus sycomorus, Cucumis figarei, Bridelia scleroneura, and seeds of Hyptis spicigera.