EPPO Global Database

Ficus benghalensis(FIUBG)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-04-09

Basic information
  • EPPO code: FIUBG
  • Preferred name: Ficus benghalensis
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

India, Pakistan. Cultivated as an ornamental, and sacred, tree, whose branches spread horizontally supported by aerial roots, so that single trees can occupy a great area


Common names
Name Language
indischer Banyanbaum German
Würgfeigenbaum German
banyan English
horn fig English
figuier banyan French
figuier d'Inde French
ベンガルボダイジュ Japanese
bengarubodaiju Japanese