Ficus binnendijkii alii 2
Ficus binnendijkii alii 2

Ficus binnendijkii alii
(Banana-Leaf Ficus)
USDA Zone: 10 - 11
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Origin: Old World Tropics
Type: Evergreen shrubs

Typical Height: 10’-15’
(3.0-4.5mts)
Typical Spread: 10’-15’
(3.0-4.5mts)

Growth: Slow
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Salt Tolerance: Medium
Wind Tolerance: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Flower Color: N/A
Flowering Season: N/A
Flower Feature: N/A
Light Needs: Medium High
Nutritional Needs: Low
Human Hazards: None
Family: Moraceae
Propagation: Cuttings, Air layers
Leaf Type: Simple
Texture: Medium
Environmental Issues: N/A

Typical sizes at the nursery:
3G(2’-3’OA)
7G(3’-4’OA)
15G(4’-5’OA)
25G(5’-6’OA)

Typical planting distance:
2.5’O.C. for hedge
(0.75mts)
10’O.C. for specimen
(3.0mts)

Common Uses: Hedge; Shrubs; Pots on patios; Topiary


Category: Large Shrubs

Notes: Long narrow leaves

+ In this Photo:
Ficus binnendijkii alii
(Banana-Leaf Ficus)
Hedge 10'OA Height

All sizes are approximates
Photo taken by:
All Landscape Data, Inc.
August 2014
Miami Beach
Florida USA

Internet Sources:
http://www.onlineplantguide.com/Plant-Details/915/

http://www.blackoliveeastnursery.net/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=540

http://www.angelplants.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=plants.plantDetail&plant_id=100

http://www.landsdaleplants.com.au/plant/ficus-alii/