FIG (Ficus carica)

Evergreen: No
Size: Small
Bloom Period: Inconspicuous Flowers
Exposure: Sun
Category: Trees
Landscape Uses:
Plant as an accent in a tropical garden. Enjoy the fruit in late spring or early summer.

Plant Description: Fig is a small fruit producing tree.  The large green deciduous leaves have three to five lobes.  This plant flowers in the spring and the self-pollinating fruit ripens in late summer.      ‘Brown Turkey’ is one variety that withstands the cold winters quite well. Once the tree has gone dormant it can be cut back to the ground.

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