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Ficus carica

Fig, higuera

Life form2, 3: tree
Habitat: yards, disturbed areas
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: alternate
leaf format3: palmate or simple
leaf surface3: smooth
Flower color2: greenish or green
Flowering period2: Jun. To Sept.
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Moraceae (mulberry family)
Status: introduced
Locations where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
      Ajo vicinity and BLM land

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