EPPO Global Database

Ficus elastica(FIUEL)

Overview
Code created in: 2001-10-21

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: FIUEL
  • Preferred name: Ficus elastica
  • Authority: Hornemann

Notes

Himalayas, Bangladesh to Indochina, China (southern), Malesia. Widely cultivated elsewhere, especially as an ornamental houseplant, but it can grow into a massive tree in public gardens. Introduced in western Mediterranean, Sri Lanka, Cameroon, USA (Florida), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (northwest), New Guinea


Common names
Name Language
Assam rubber tree English
Indian rubber fig English
Indian rubber plant English
rubber fig English
rubber plant English
Gummibaum German
Gummifeigenbaum German
indischer Gummibaum German
arbre à gomme French
caoutchouc French
ficus commun French
figuier élastique French
figuier ornemental French
árbol del caucho Spanish
caucho Spanish
fisco Spanish
higuera cauchera Spanish
higuera del caucho Spanish
palo de goma Spanish
fico della gomma Italian
gomma elastica Italian
Indische gomelastiekboom Dutch
árvore-da-borracha Portuguese
borracheira Portuguese
falsa-seringueira Portuguese
figueira-branca Portuguese
fönsterfikus Swedish
indo-gomu-no-ki Japanese
インドゴムノキ Japanese
фикус каучуконосный Russian
фикус эластика эластичный Russian
gummifigen Danish
gummitræ Danish
figowiec sprężysty Polish
ficus del cautxú Catalan
yìn dù róng Chinese
印度榕 Chinese
каучуково дрво Serbian
тропска смоква Serbian
фикус Serbian