creeping fig

noun

Definition of creeping fig

: a creeping or climbing Asian fig (Ficus pumila) of eastern Asia that has small leathery heart-shaped leaves and is commonly grown for its fast-growing habit and dense foliage

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“Creeping fig.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/creeping%20fig. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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