Ficus coronata

Creek Sandpaper Fig

Interesting tree, 8-10m tall. Sweet, edible figs. Not a strangler fig and without the aggressive reputation of other figs. A useful tree, particularly for river bank revegetation. Hardy and fast growing. Birds are attracted to the fruit. Food plant for the caterpillars of the Purple Moonbeam butterfly (Philiris innotatus).

Availability is dependent on seed collection. 


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Landcare Nursery

Opening Hours:
Mondays 9:00am to 12:00 Noon

0432 141 605

22 Blackbutt Road Port Macquarie.
(inside the National Parks & Wildlife Services Compound)

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