Ficus maclellandii 'Alii' ​

COMMON NAME

Alii Fig or Banana-Leaf Fig

TYPE

Tree

FAMILY

Moraceae

NOTES

The Alii Ficus is an evergreen tree that was developed to be grown as a houseplant for use in large containers as it tops out at 8 to 10 ft in height.  The most common cultivar is 'Alii' which was originally introduced in Hawaii. In the past this cultivar was often misidentified as F. binnendijkii.  Alii is hawaiin for "king"

GEOGRAPHIC REGION

India, Southeast Asia and China

NATIVE HABITAT

It grows in forests and on limestone at low altitudes.

WEB SOURCES

wikipedia.org

florafaunaweb.nparks.gov.sg



Ficus maclellandii 'Alii'