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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Ficus benghalensis?
If you know websites containing any information about Ficus benghalensis please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Ficus benghalensis and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Ficus benghalensis.


Ficus benghalensis basic info
Scientific Name: Ficus benghalensis L..
Family: Moraceae.
Genus: Ficus.
Common names in English: banyan fig, banyantree, Bengal banyan, Bengal fig, East Indian figtree, horn fig, Indian banyan, Krishna bor, Krishna's-cup.
For common names of Ficus benghalensis in different languages - See link
Description: Ficus benghalensis also known as the 'Bengal fig' and 'Indian fig', is a tree which is native to the Indian Subcontinent. - for more info about Ficus benghalensis See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Ficus benghalensis
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link


Ficus benghalensis in other websites
Ficus benghalensis common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Ficus benghalensis - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Ficus benghalensis - See link.


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