ficus carica


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Some tropical primates live on a diet of over 80% figs. Roman champions ate figs. Figs are a densely mineralized sweet fruit and contain one of the highest concentrations of calcium of any food. Fig trees are great to have because they don't take a lot of space and they don't get diseases or insects. A very no-care plant. Originally from the mediterranean area, they grow well almost anywhere in the world, even in places where it snows, as long as they are kept out of the cold north winds. They are high in protein, seriously high in fiber, highly alkalizing. Coffee substitute, helps quit smoking, aids fertility, good for bodybuilding. Figs are ready to eat when they don't have the white milky sap inside them anymore and the insides start turning darker. You can eat figs fresh off the tree, or dry them, freeze them, use them as sweeteners in salads, smoothies, sandwiches etc. Do NOT eat them unripe while they still have white milky sap (latex). No visible flowers
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Phoenix dactylifera pollen [26], Allium ampeloprasum seed [8], Lepidium sativus seed [28], Amygdalus communis [22] and Ficus carica [9] attributed to various components of antioxidants due to the presence of phenolic and flavonoid.
The mineral content of Ficus carica is shown in Table 2.
Ficus carica used for treating skin diseases and laxative [2] Paronychia argenta used for treating urinary system [28] Polygonum equisetiforme used for treating urinary tract diseases [28] Malva parviflora used for treating skin diseases [1].
Fig tree- Ficus carica 'brown turkey'- a small tree with large decorative leaves, lovely tasty fruits in summer pounds 7.
All fig species are reliant on a symbiotic wasp for pollination and reproduction; for Ficus carica this is Blastophaga psenes (Galil & Neeman 1977; Valdeyron & Lloyd 1979).
Although ACP typically reproduce on plants in the family Rutaceae, reproduction on Ficus carica L.
Offer B: Fig tree - ficus carica "brown turkey" - has large decorative leaves, ideal for the patio.