Haryana Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Haryana (India)
Designed & Developed by Bioinformatics Centre,Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Ficus palmata Forssk. subsp. virgata (Roxb.) Browicz

Family: Moraceae Genus: Ficus Species: Ficus palmata Forssk. subsp. virgata (Roxb.) Browicz( जंगली अंजीर )






Synonym Ficus malabarica Miq., Ficus forskalaei Vahl Flower Color White
Common Name Pheru, Khemri, Anjiri Flower Type Hypanthodium
English / Trade Name Punjab Fig Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name Jangali Anjir Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude Up To1700-2400m Fruit Type Syconium
Habit Tree Fruit Details Narrowed At The Base, 2 Cm Long, Yellow Or Purple In Color
Habitat Along Open Grassy Slopes, Edges Of Crop Fields Bark Type Smooth
Distribution North West India, Afghanistan, Arabia, North East Africa Bark Details Gray Color
Distribution in Haryana Ambala, Hisar, Jhajjar, Jind, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Morni-Pinjore, Panipat, Rohtak, Sonepat, Yamuna Nagar Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Deciduous Trees, Upto 12 M High. Bark Smooth, Grey; Young Parts Tomentose. Leaves Alternate, Broadly Ovate To Orbicular, 8-15 X 6-11 Cm, Acute, Dentate Or Serrate. Lateral Nerves 6-8 Pairs.Petiole 1.2-2.6 Cm Long, Pubescent.Stipules Ovate, Acute. Fig Stalked, Usually Solitary, Axillary Subglobose Or Pyriform, 0.7-2 Cm Across, Purple-blue When Ripe Leaf Details Leaves, Alternate, Broad, Ovate, Membranous, 12.92 Cm Long, 14.16 Cm Broad, Having Reticulate Pinnate Venation And Dentate Margin Dark Green And Rough On The Upper Surface

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details