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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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Propagation of some local fig (Ficus carica L.) cultivars by hardwood cuttings under the field conditions in Tunisia.
Fresh leaves of Ficus carica were collected from nursery of Horticulture Department, University of Agriculture.
When compared to group B statistically significant difference (p < 0.001) was found in weight of mice of group C receiving gentamicin and Ficus carica L.
The fig (Ficus carica L.) belongs to the Moraceae family and consists of about 60 genders with over 2000 species, and in Brazil several species, wild and cultivated are present,, with a domination of species with arboreal or shrubby growth habit, and with a rare presence of herbaceous plants (Paula et al., 2007).
Nevertheless, other authors have described higher protein values in different wild fruit of the genus Ficus grown in the Himalaya region (Pakistan), specifically Ficus carica, which showed a protein content of 8.6% [42].
For the pathogenicity test, 33 immature fruits of the cultivar 'Roxo de Valinhos' (Ficus carica L.) were used.
TOPALAF was prepared by blending the powdered herbs including Tribulus terrestris, root of Orchis mascula, Phoenix dactylifera pollen, Allium ampeloprasum seed, Lepidium sativus seed, Amygdalus communis and Ficus carica. A package for a complete period of consumption was included 45 bags (each was 25 g).
Sharma, "Removal of Cr(VI) onto Ficus carica biosorbent from water," Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol.
Otras especies de arbolado presentes en el entorno son las higueras (Ficus carica L.), almeces (Celtis australis L.) y ailantos (Ailanthus altissima (Mill.) Swingle).