Peepal (Ficus religiosa) strangling Bishopwood (Bischofia javanica)

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J.M. Garg

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Jul 4, 2007, 5:23:31 AM7/4/07
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Shot at Bot. Gardens, Kolkata in February, 2007. Ficus trees sometimes grow on a host tree & then slowly stargling & decimating them in the process.
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Trunks of Peepal & Bishopwood I IMG_3394.jpg
Bishopwood & Peepal I IMG_3397.jpg
Flowers of Bishopwood I IMG_3389.jpg

J.M. Garg

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Jul 6, 2007, 4:12:06 AM7/6/07
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Here is an important link giving interesting information about strangler figs.

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Naveein O C < nave...@gmail.com>
Date: Jul 6, 2007 10:48 AM
Subject: Re: [Indiantreepix] Peepal (Ficus religiosa) strangling Bishopwood (Bischofia javanica)
To: "J.M. Garg" < jmg...@gmail.com>

Check this link,

http://www.blueplanetbiomes.org/strangler_figs.htm

rgds

Naveein

On 7/5/07, J.M. Garg <jmg...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks, Naveein,
> I didn't get what you mean to say. Peepal is a fig tree.
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>
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> On 7/5/07, Naveein O C < nave...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Dear Jagmohan,
> > I think this is the strangler fig, pls check,
> >
> > rgds
> >
> > Naveein
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