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Destination: Mount Makiling Forest Reserve, Los Baños, Laguna

Last Tuesday was the first-time ever that I went climbing solo. I had to go back to the Mount Makiling Forest Reserve (MMFR) to collect some fruits that we needed for our experiment. 765 more words


Ficus natalensis

This natalensis in my care for past 4 years. Retraining complete branch structure.

West Australia

Summer Air

Most of us have our air conditioners working around the clock all summer long. While this can keep us cool and comfortable, the circulated air is not always the cleanest. 174 more words

Respiratory Allergies

A Day in the Life of a Ficus 25

I have been subsequently informed that doughnut holes do not, in actual point of fact, sparkle. I would like to apologize on behalf of myself, Kesia, and the ficus for the inaccurate portrayal of deep fat fried foodstuffs in this comic. 13 more words


Mabuhay! Welcome!

I am a fig biologist at heart and in practice. I study the big balete trees and the tiny wasps that they are in close association with. 217 more words


Ficus on its way back?

Hopefully! Its been about a six weeks since I rescued this Ficus, the subject of a previous post. Happy days- new shoots appearing! Time to heap on the fertiliser.


Aerial root encouragement 

A couple years ago I bought a couple s shaped ficus from Walmart. I tinkered around and did some experimenting on them. One has been pruned and wired for some initial branching. 212 more words