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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Rubber plants (Ficus elastica) are brilliant houseplants.
PLANTS FOR LOW-LIGHT HOUSES AND SHADY ROOMS FICUS ELASTICA: THE RUBBER TREE RUBBER plants are gorgeous, with their large, deep green leaves.
The houseplant ficus elastica is more commonly known as what?
Ficus elastica is an important reagent in the cure of dermatological issues and possess both antibacterial and antifungal activities (Ogunwande et al., 2011).
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.
The vegetation on this site is represented by six tree species with a dominance of old Rubber trees Ficus elastica. A high shrub layer is marked by three species namely: Pearl bush Pistacia lentiscus, Wild Olive Olea europea, and Oleander Nerium oleander.
Which house plant has the appropriate Latin name Ficus elastica? 8.