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Common Name: Bodhi Tree
Botanical Name: Ficus religiosa
Location: Located behind G5A next to the M and F buildings.
Plant Type: Evergreen
Sunset Zones: Zones 10-12
Sun Requirements: Full sun
Water Requirements: Moderate to regular water
Origin: Himalayan foothills to southwestern china, norhter thailand and vietnam
Description: The bodhi tree is gorgeous with its beautiful dark brown bark, it stands 40-100 ft
Leaves: The leaves are a glossy dark green color with elongated tips and a heart shape.
Fruit: The fruit is a fig that ripens into a deep lusious purple color.
Unique Facts About This Tree
The Bodhi Tree is a national symbol of prosperity, happiness, good fortune and a good wonderful life!
Used in traditional medicines to help with asthma, diabetes, diarrhea, epilepsy, gastric problems, imflammatory disorders,infectious and sexual disorders
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