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Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany

B and T World Seeds' Botanical Glossary

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 1133

The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Ficus carica is cold hardy
USDA Zone:7 0° to 10°F   (-17.5° to -12.5°C)
Type of plant - deciduous
Fruit: GREEN to PURPLE, 2-5cm.
Foliage: broad ov. to orb., 18cm.
Height, in meters: 9
Height, in feet: 29.70
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Synonyms (alternative names) for Ficus carica:
Ficus caprificus, Ficus carica var. caprificus, 

Common names for Ficus carica:

Anjeer,  Anjir,  Common Fig Tree,  Echte Feige,  Feigenbaum,  Fico,  Fig,  Figue France,  Figueira,  Figuier blanc,  Figuier Blanc,  Figuier Commun,  Higo,  Higo Verde,  Higuera Com#N,  Higuera Com?n,  Higuera Comun,  Incir Agaci,  Lovea Si Phle,  Wu Hua Guo, 

Ficus carica is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.

30:   Exotic and Other Fruit and Nut Tree and Shrub List
34:   Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List
Not all Oriental Herbs are Culinary, or even edible. Be sure to correctly identify and prepare all herbs and vegetables before use.
36:   Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.
46:   Mediterranean Natives and Introduced Plant Seeds
75:   Natives of Asia Minor and Introductions
78:   South Eastern European Native and Introduced Plants
507:  Moraceae
946:   Diabetes, Plants for treating diabetes
This list has been put together mostly from scientific experiments published on the internet.

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Germination guide for Ficus carica

These notes are a general guide, it is recommended to check specialist literature for some of the more unusual seeds in our lists.
Seed Germination Theory and Practice by Professor Norman C. Deno
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds. Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like Welwitschia mirabilis require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.

Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet, the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Some seeds need to be in the light (surface sown) or in the dark (sown deep enough to receive little or no light) to germinate. A rule of thumb is to cover the seeds their own width deep in the growing medium, but some seeds prefer to be sown much deeper, and some fairly large seeds like to be surface sown (or higher).
Many seeds germinate best at certain temperatures, some will germinate at a comparatively wide range of temperatures, yet others need fluctuating temperatures.
Almost all seeds are waiting in a dormant state for some outside stimulus to break their dormancy, some just need sufficiently high ambiant humidity, others need scarification, vernalization or to be passed through the intestines of an animal.

Ficus carica seeds will usually germinate in 15-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Ficus carica seeds on the surface of a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 25°C.

Sow Ficus carica seeds on the surface of moist compost, use a translucent cover to allow light in and to keep the compost humid and warm (do not place in direct sunlight)

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