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A few of the large ficus trees in the exhibit aren’t new, however.
Beyond this room was a smaller room with a ficus tree and a couch and a wall of glass facing the woods.
Mr. Frelinghuysen’s victories have been so easy, his Democratic opposition so weak, that the filmmaker Michael Moore once ran a ficus tree against him.
Less than a mile from his home, Turney brought his car to an abrupt stop along a broad street median in Alhambra dominated by rows of ficus microcarpa more than 50 feet tall.
Keep in mind that some plants prefer to be in tight quarters, including African violets, peace lily, spider plants, ficus, jade plants, aloe, asparagus ferns and Christmas cactus.
Most in attendance at the commission meeting opposed the plan, citing concerns over traffic, noise, lack of parking, blocked sunset views, rooftop parties and the potential removal of 10 ficus trees on Carnegie Avenue.
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First Known Use: 1693See Words from the same year
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