SET YOUR STORE. It is an evergreen often grown as a houseplant in temperate climates. Item code: 9336536008250P. Longifolia/Ficus Alii. In Europe, it is known as Ficus binnendijkii. Ficus species are common and form an important element of lowland rain forest, both as canopy and understorey trees. Characteristics of Ficus Alii. An evergreen ornamental tree with long narrow green leaves of a weeping habit. The leaves are 8–13 cm and uniquely dimorphic; with narrow leaves on the lower, sterile branches and broader leaves on the higher branches. Ficus Longifolia. When growing ficus indoors, it’s important to maintain a relatively high humidity around the plant. As this plant is a member of the Ficus family, Home of Houseplants strongly recommends this plant be contained within a pot. The leaves are 8–13 cm and uniquely dimorphic; with narrow leaves on the lower, sterile branches and broader leaves on the higher branches. Please set your store before adding product to cart. How to Care for a Ficus Tree. The list is according to A Field Guide to the Common Trees and Shrubs of Sri Lanka, by Mark Ashton, Savitri Gunatilleke, Neela de Zoysa, M.D. Some nursery catalogs list the plant as Ficus longifolia. Common names include: Banana leaf ficus Light: High, Medium. It is a banyan fig meaning that commonly starts life as an epiphyte high in the crown of another tree; it then sends roots down to the ground which envelop the trunk of the host tree and slowly strangle it. Ficus religiosa L. Accepted Name Peepal Plantae > Tracheophyta > Magnoliopsida > Rosales > Moraceae > Ficus > Ficus religiosa L. The following list provides the 704 species of common trees and shrubs of flora of Sri Lanka under 95 families. It is an evergreen often grown as a houseplant in temperate climates. Most of the silky ficus trees are the mimics of this plant. Most species prefer per-humid forest, but several are found in areas with a monsoon climate and in teak forest, including locations where the soil dries out[ The horticultural industry began offering Ficus maclellandii Alii in the late 1980s. Features:- Ficus maclellandii (common name Alii Fig or Banana-Leaf Fig) is a species of fig plant native to India, Southeast Asia and China. Ficus Longifolia - Narrow Leaf Fig. Out of Stock. Ficus maclellandii (common name Alii fig or banana-leaf fig) is a species of fig plant native to India, Southeast Asia and China. This is an oriental looking tree and has narrow leaves or braided trunk. 05-feb-2017 - Explora el tablero "FICUS" de alfonso blanco peña, que 657 personas siguen en Pinterest. This is an easy to care for plant that … ? Ficus longifolia look like a mini eucalyptus tree, due to their fast growing, slender dark green foliage. Height: 2m / 3m options. Origin: Malaysia. Pot size guide -Qty + Add to Cart. 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