Ficus religiosa


Ficus religiosa also known as Bo Tree, Peepul, Sacred Fig is Small tree, or taller strangling climber, with wide-spreading branches, semi- or fully deciduous in monsoon climates, and broadly ovate, glossy, leathery, dark green leaves, 12-18cm long, with unusual tail-like tips. Bears pairs of rounded, flat-topped green figs, to 1.5cm across, ripening to purple with red dots.