Krishna Fig

Krishna Fig
Krishna Fig Krishna Fig Krishna Fig
Name: Krishna Fig
Common Name: Krishna Fig
Botanical Name: Ficus var. krishnae
Availability: In Stock

krishna fig ?krishna's (butter) cup ?markhan katora ?krishna badh A smaller version of the banyan tree, with unique cup-forming 'pitcher' leaves. It was first described as a new species around 1900 but was later recognized to be a 'bud-sport' or mutant variety of the banyan. It is beginning to be widely grown as a 'conversation piece' in large gardens

Price: INR0.00

Available Options


* Height:

* Pot:
Recommended Pot:

Qty:  Add to Cart
   - OR -   

Standardize Pot
If Pot is Selected

*Pictures are for your identification purpose.
*Pots are for modelling purpose also.

 

Product Information:

Middle-sized tree; deciduous.
Aerial roots:occasional, thin, wiry, but no prop-roots.
Bark grey, dull, with faint horizontal wrinkles.
Leaves diagnostic, cup-shaped, forming a 'pocket' at base; upper surface of leaf forms the 'outside' of the pocket; underside velvety.
Figs single or paired, from leaf axils, without stalks; velvety, deep rose or red when ripe.
FIGS somewhat flattened, and grow without stalks in leaf axils, either solitary or in pairs. They are usually about 14 mm in diameter, with a soft, velvety skin.


LEAF POCKET found on all the leaves of the tree without exception, Unlike 'pitcher' leaves, the pocket is formed on the underside of the leaf.
SEASONS - LEAVES thin out in the late February and trees look straggly till mid May. 
FIGS March to June and again after the rains.

Where to See it Vir Bhumi has a large grove of Krishna figs. Individual trees in most large parks such as Lodi Garden and Buddha Jayanti Park.

 
 
 
 
Shipping Details:
 

 Delivery time: 
   
Up to 7 days

 Delivery information:
   
Standard Delivery Service

 

Write a review

Your Name:


Your Review: Note: HTML is not translated!

Rating: Bad            Good

Enter the code in the box below: