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Tree: Large Leaved Rock Fig (Ficus abutilifolia)

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arks
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Tree: Large Leaved Rock Fig (Ficus abutilifolia)

Unread postby arks » Sun Dec 30, 2007 3:50 am

Well before I get to more Augrabies and Kgalagadi plants, I have a few more from KNP and the lowveld.

3. I saw this tree growing out of the rock along the S3 Sabie River Road.

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Unread postby RosemaryH » Sun Dec 30, 2007 7:42 pm

Hi Arks,
No3 Large Leaved Rock Fig Ficus abutilifolia
Aren't they the most fascinating trees ever!
Rose
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Unread postby arks » Sun Dec 30, 2007 7:51 pm

RosemaryH wrote:No3 Large Leaved Rock Fig Ficus abutilifolia
Aren't they the most fascinating trees ever!

Many thanks, Rosemary! Amazing how the small tree has split that quite large rock, I was quite intrigued 8)
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