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Moreton Bay Fig Fruit: watercolour painting by Marina Albert, 2004 [14 of 17]

2004 Ficus macrophylla Desf. ex Pers. - Moreton Bay Fig Fruit
This large tree is a native of New South Wales and Queensland. The flowers are enclosed in a hollow fleshy structure that becomes the fruit.
Leaves are used as cattle feed although they may change the taste of milk.
The aboriginals ate the sweet fruit and used the bark of the tree to make string.
These specimens were collected in Teasury Gardens, Melbourne.

Moreton Bay Fig Fruit