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11b. Ficus carica ssp. rupestris (Hausskn. ex Boiss.) Browicz in Rech. f., Iran. 153: 8. t. 3. 1982.

Vern.: Anjir, Injir.


  • Ficus carica var. rupestris Hausskn. ex. Boiss.

    A large shrub or small tree. Leaves broadly ovate to ovate-oblong, mostly longer than broad, regularly serrate or occasionally shallowly 3-lobed, basally cordate, acute to ± obtuse, scabrous above, softly densely pubescent beneath. Figs pyriform and stipitate to globose and stipeless, frequently densely short hairy.

    Fl. & Fr. Per.: July-October.

    Syntypes: Numerous from Anatolia, Syria, Iraq and Iran (G, JE).

    Distribution: Turkey, Syria, Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan.

    Cultivated for its fruits in Baluchistan and N.W.F. Province.


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