Chandigarh Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Chandigarh (India)
Designed & Developed by Bioinformatics Centre, Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Ficus benghalensis var. krishnae

Family: Moraceae Genus: Ficus Species: Ficus benghalensis var. krishnae






Synonym Flower Color Yellow - Orange
Common Name Flower Type Solitary
English / Trade Name Krishna Fig, Krishna's Butter Cup Flowering Period Jan-March
Vernacular /Local Name Krishna peepal Fruiting Period Jan-March
Altitude Up to 1000m Fruit Type Follicle
Habit Tree Fruit Details
Habitat Plains, Cultivated. Evergreen to deciduous forests; and cultivated in gardens and temples. Bark Type Smooth
Distribution Asia: India, Pakistan. Bark Details
Distribution in chandigarh Chandigarh Botanical Garden and Nature Park Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Leaf Details

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details