Ficus fraseri

Ficus fraseri

Sandpaper Fig

Handsome tree, 6m-15m high, with a dense round canopy. Fruits ripen at different stages and provide food over an extended period for birds during spring, when food can often be scarce. Semi-deciduous, fast-growing and hardy. 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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