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Table 4 The number and location of edible Ficus species kept by households in Manlun village in Xishuangbanna, SW China

From: An ethnobotanical study of the less known wild edible figs (genus Ficus) native to Xishuangbanna, Southwest China

Species Total number of plants LocationA Percent of households with each speciesB Number of plants kept by each household
IC SC KG Average Maximum
F. auriculata 11 8 0 3 15.7% 1.0 1
F. callosa 39 17 1 21 31.4% 1.8 4
F. racemosa 17 5 7 5 21.4% 1.1 2
F. virens 98 49 11 38 82.9% 1.7 9
F. virens var. sublanceolata. 7 0 0 7 5.7% 1.8 4
  1. AIC, in courtyard; SC, surrouding courtyard; KG, in kitchen garden.
  2. BA total of 70 households were recorded keeping edible Ficus species.