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Ficus elastica

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  • Variants

    • Decora tree
    • Ficus decora
    • Ficus skytinodermis
    • Ficus taeda
    • India rubber fig
    • India rubber plant
    • India rubber tree
    • Indian rubber fig
    • Indian rubber tree
    • Indian rubberplant
    • Indian rubbertree
    • Karet-tree
    • Macrophthalma elastica
    • Rubber fig, India
    • Rubber fig tree
    • Rubber plant, India
    • Rubber tree, India
    • Rubberplant, Indian
    • Rubbertree, Indian
    • Stilpnophyllum elasticum
    • Urostigma circumscissum
    • Urostigma elasticum
    • Urostigma karet
    • Urostigma odoratum
    • Visiania elastica
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  • Sources

    • found: Work cat.: Scowen & Co. Ficus elastica at the Royal Botanical Gardens, Peradeniya, Ceylon (Sri Lanka), 1895-1896(digitized photograph of Ficus elastica)
    • found: Plants database, May 29, 2018(Ficus elastica, Indian rubberplant)
    • found: GRIN taxonomy, via WWW, May 29, 2018(Ficus elastica. Common English names: India rubber fig; Indian rubbertree; karet-tree; rubberplant. Synonyms: Ficus decora. Economic importance: Materials: latex/rubber (formerly important source of Assam or Indian rubber); rubberplant is also a common name for Cryptostegia grandiflora; rubbertree is common name for four other species; rubberbush is common name for Calotropis procera)
    • found: NCBI taxonomy browser, May 29, 2018(Ficus elastica. Common names: rubberplant; India rubber fig)
    • found: The international plant names index, via WWW, May 29, 2018(Ficus elastica; basionym of: Stilpnophyllum elasticum; Macrophthalma elastica)
    • found: Flora of North America, via WWW, May 29, 2018(Ficus elastica, India rubber plant; synonyms: Macrophthalma elastica; Urostigma elasticum)
    • found: National Gardening Association plants database, May 29, 2018(Rubber Plant (Ficus elastica). Common names: Rubber Plant; Rubber Tree; Decora Tree)
    • found: Plant finder, via Missouri Botanical Garden website, May 29, 2018(Ficus elastica. Common Name: Indian rubberplant. Commonly called India rubber plant, India rubber tree or India rubber fig)
    • found: Plants of the world online, May 29, 2018(Ficus elastica. This species is accepted, and is native to Asia-Tropical and China South-Central. Synonyms: Ficus skytinodermis; Ficus taeda; Macrophthalma elastica; Stilpnophyllum elasticum; Urostigma circumscissum; Urostigma elasticum; Urostigma karet; Urostigma odoratum; Visiania elastica)
    • found: ITIS, May 29, 2018(Ficus elastica. Common names: Indian rubber fig; Indian rubberplant)
    • found: CABI Invasive species compendium, via WWW, May 29, 2018(Ficus elastica (rubber plant); international common names: English: India rubber fig; India rubber tree; Indian rubber tree; India-rubber tree; karet-tree; rubber fig tree)
  • LC Classification

    • QK495.M73
  • Change Notes

    • 2018-05-29: new
    • 2018-08-03: revised
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