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Sacred Fig - Ficus religiosa - Bohdi Tree - Fresh Seeds

Sacred Fig - Ficus religiosa - Bohdi Tree - Fresh Seeds


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Sacred Fig - Ficus religiosa - Bohdi Tree - Fresh Seeds


The Sacred Fig - Ficus religiosa

This is a listing for a packet of 25+ seeds.

This is an important tree to many Asian based religions including Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism, all of which regard the tree as being sacred, hence its common name. The widespread cultivation of this tree in temple gardens has also lead to it being known by many localised common names including Peepul Tree, Bohdi Tree and Bo Tree. It is a large deciduous/evergreen (depends on the dry season) fig with a trunk up to 3 metres in diameter. A relation of the Banyan, this species is slightly more demure and less aggressive in terms of its growing nature.

Capable of growing to over 100 feet tall or more with a spread of 150 feet or so, this is still a large tree. Pot culture and pruning will keep its size down to more manageable proportions and it does not resent such treatment and will thrive in all sorts of conditions. A tropical tree it is hardy to Zone 11 and is suitable for growing as pot plant or bonsai specimen. It makes an ideal indoor bonsai for those of you looking for a true permanent indoor specimen.

Growing Instructions

I always sell seeds that I have experience of growing so the instructions provided represent 1st hand experience. These instructions may change over the course of time (as I find out more about the plants and seeds) but the details that you will be provided with, at purchase, represent the latest version. If you have any questions concerning the culture requirements of this or any other item I am selling please contact me:

I will be happy to provide extra details you require.

Bidding on more than 1 item?

I will always combine shipping wherever this is possible and all auctions finishing within a SEVEN day period will qualify.  If I have not sent an invoice, please e-mail me for a combined invoice when you have finished bidding/buying, doing this will almost certainly save you money. 

Due to the varying weights of the seeds it is not possible to apply a standard discount without overcharging for the majority of cases.  Additionally I cannot apply a postal discount unless PayPal payments are combined.

General Disclaimer

All seeds sold are fresh and are stored in conditions suitable to promote the viability of that particular type of  seed.  All plants are guaranteed to be free from disease when supplied. 

Germinating seeds and growing plants are subject to many other factors including the conditions under which they are raised (including but not limited to: Light, moisture, soil, humidity) and the skill of the individual grower.  As the vendor, such  factors are completely outside of my control and all seeds and plants are supplied on this basis.


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Buyers should be aware of all of the import regulations for their own country and will be responsible for adhering to all rules and restrictions.  Plants and seeds are only supplied on the basis that the buyer accepts this condition.

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I accept PayPal, or Order. If bidding on more than one item please email me for a combined postage quote as this may save you money. International customers please pay by PayPal . If paying by PayPal please combine multiple orders together into one payment.

Postage & Handling

International customers - streamlined postage for all seed orders

I will now only be charging two rates for postage for all orders of seeds REGARDLESS of the number of packs bought.

  1. European Rate
  2. Rest of World Rate

Once these rates roll out across my listings, I will once more 'trust' the automated check out process, to make things simpler

These new rates reflects the fact that I use PayPal postage for all my orders and these are the rates I need to charge to use this service

This should allow me to dispatch your orders more rapidly than before as I will not need to visit the Post Office for the majority of the orders, normally inside 24 hours - although at busy times this may take a little longer

These seeds are deemed to be perishable and are not subject to the no fault refund. All other rights will be honoured in accordance with your statutory rights (including, but not limited to, where they are not as described). Please see my shop pages for a full explanation.


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