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Curly Crawling Vine  Ficus pumila,curly crawling vine,vine Click/tap to enlarge Species intro

Curly Crawling Vine

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  1. Nice series of plant intros, well done! Please don't forget to set the country on each photo. Posted 3 years ago

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''Ficus pumila'' is a species of flowering plant in the mulberry family, native to East Asia and naturalized in parts of the southeastern and south-central United States.

''Ficus pumila'' is a woody evergreen vine, growing to 2.5–4 m . The juvenile foliage is much smaller and thinner than mature leaves produced as the plant ages. This plant requires the fig wasp ''Blastophaga pumilae'' for pollination, and is fed upon by larvae of the butterfly ''Marpesia petreus''.

Similar species: Rosales
Species identified by cr4dham
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By cr4dham

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Uploaded Jul 10, 2016. Captured Jul 10, 2016 12:16.
  • Canon EOS REBEL T3i
  • f/6.3
  • 1/128s
  • ISO100
  • 70mm