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Common Name : Council Tree

Scientific Name: Ficus altissima


Description: This immense spreading tree with its aerial roots closely resembles the famous Banyan tree (F. benghalensis) except the fruits are usually yellow instead of red.

Range: Assam to Malaysia and Philippines

 

Recommended LINKS & BOOKS

A great resource for botanical information is Botanica which you can order from Amazon.com at this link. This text features beautiful color photos and descriptions of over 10,000 garden plants. It is also available to order on CD from Canada.

 
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