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


Ficus hispida basic info
Scientific Name: Ficus hispida L. f..
Family: Moraceae.
Genus: Ficus.
Common names in English: river fig, rough-leaf fig, soft fig.
For common names of Ficus hispida in different languages - See link
Description: Ficus hispida is a small but well distributed species of tropical fig tree. It occurs in many parts of Asia and as far south east as Australia. There is a large variety of local common names. Like a number of ficus, the leaves are sandpapery to touch. An unusual feature is the figs which hang on long stems. In Australia the fruit are eaten by Cassowaries and Double-eyed Fig Parrots. - for more info about Ficus hispida See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Ficus hispida
*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 hispida in other websites
Ficus hispida 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 hispida - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Ficus hispida - See link.


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