Browsing: ficoides

Meaning: Resembling a fig or Ficus, derives from the Latin noun "ficus," meaning "fig," and the Latin suffix "-oides," meaning "having the appearance of"
Pronunciation: fy-KOY-deez

There are often several genera that have the same specific epithet. The same epithet can also be used within a species, for subspecies, varieties, and forms.

Click on the photo or the name of the succulent for which you wish to see further information.

Back to Dictionary of Succulent Plant Names.