Ficus Repens, Ficus Pumila, Wagh Nakhi, Creeping Fig - Plant
Description for Ficus Repens, Wagh Nakhi, Creeping Fig
A large growing woody, ivy like, evergreen climber. Leaves are rough deep green 2 to 3 cm long. The shoots grow close to the wall by clasping the surface with nodal roots. Effectively covers bare walls with small green leaves.The fruit is a large fig shaped and sized fruit.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Ficus pumila||Green & White||Rarely flowers indoors||10 to 15 feet||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
proper indoor creeping fig care, the soil should be kept moist but not overly wet. It is best to check the top of the soil before watering. If the top of the soil is dry, it needs to be watered.
|Part shade||Well-drained soil||Medium||13 to 24 degrees C||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Ficus Repens
- Creeping fig care is easy, whether you are growing it indoors or outdoors. Growing creeping fig can bring beauty and a lush backdrop to its surroundings.
Typical uses of Ficus Repens
Special features: Outdoors, this plant is a popular cover for stone walls or rock outcroppings. Grow as a houseplant or garden annual in the St. Louis area.
Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.
Medicinal use: In China, leaves used for painful and swollen piles. Leaves also used for dysentery, hematuria and locally to carbuncles. Whole plant used for spermatorrhea and as a galactagogue. Also used for impotence, menstrual disorders, dysuria, dyschezia, rheumatism, lumbago, boils and impetigo.
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