Spreading Roots of the Strangler Ficus or Fig tree, Yucatan


Ficus cotinifolia, are Ficus trees known in MesoAmerica as  strangler figs, their roots are a major factor for the destruction of many Mayan temples (ruins) in Yucatan, Mexico.   Ancient Mayans used the wild strangler figs bark to handmake “Copo or Amatl”  paper, for books and codices.


Prints : Available as Giclee print on finest quality paper or  canvas. International shipment

Sizes available: 8 x 12″(203 x 305 mm); 12 x 16″(305 x 410mm); 18 x 24″(457 x 610 mm); 24 x 32″ (610 x 813mm)

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