weeping fig


noun

a small tree, Ficus benjamina, of the mulberry family, native to southeastern Asia and Australia, having drooping branches and glossy leaves: widely cultivated as a houseplant.

Nearby words

  1. weep hole,
  2. weeper,
  3. weepers,
  4. weepie,
  5. weeping,
  6. weeping golden bell,
  7. weeping ivy,
  8. weeping lovegrass,
  9. weeping myall,
  10. weeping willow

Also called Java fig.

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