I have already sent this message to Michael, but there may be others
interested. I should have copied it to birding-aus, so here it is.
> From: "michael hunter" <>
> Hullo All.
> Does anyone have any information re the fruiting season of
> figtrees in Northern NSW/Southern Qld ?
Species Fruit ripe
Ficus coronata, creek sandpaper fig December to March
F. fraseri, sandpaper fig May to September
F. macrophylla Moreton bay Fig Over several months of the year
F. obliqua small-leaved fig March to June
F. platypoda rock fig March to July
F. superba var. henna deciduous fig November to January
F. virens white fig July to September
F. watkinsiana strangling fig September to April
Source: "Fragments of Green - An Identification Field Guide for Rainforest
Plants of the Greater Brisbane Region to the Border Ranges" by Janet Hauser
and Jan Blok, Second Edition, 1998, (440 pages). Published by the
Australian Rainforest Conservation Society, 19 Colorado Avenue, Bardon, Q.
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