du'ga

Description

Common Names:
Zapotec
du'ga
Spanish
amate, higo, árbol de agua blanco
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Description:
Abundant tree that reaches a height of 10 meters. The fruit matures in the dry season, during the month of April, and is green with white or yellow patches. It is edible; once commonly eaten, it is nowadays only fed to pigs. It exudes latex.
Habitat:
Selva mediana caducifolia. Lugar de recreación y pastoreo de ganado.
Associated Flora:
du'ga, chubi' dani, guiichi bidoorre, yana', bacua, yaazi, biibi, prisilana', yaga nisa, bidxi toope, bidxi beenda