Ficus (fye-kus) Fig Mulberry Family (Moraceae). F. pumila (pew-mil-uh) Creeping Fig. Creeping or climbing vine, clinging to walls with stem roots. Leaves are less than 1 inch long, except on the erect, branches, then they may reach to 4 inches long. Variegatta (vay-ree-eg-gay-tuh) has small, white-edged leaves.
A vigorous, fast-growing, evergreen vine, Ficus will climb and cover walls, posts, trellises and other structures by adhesive aerial rootlets.