- Produces large pear-shaped fruit with a greenish yellow skin, tinged brown in the sun
- The flesh is yellow and red in the centre, and sweet to the taste
- Ideally suited to growing in a container on your patio
- Popular with amateur gardeners for its particularly heavy cropping and hardiness
- Due to its hardy nature, it's particularly well suited to growing in the UK
- Attracts birds, bees and other beneficial insects to your garden
- Our potted trees are supplied in EcoPots™. Eco pots use 70% less plastic and are fully recyclable, unlike normal single use pots. They flex and so produce less root spiralling and travel better in the post.MORE
- Our trees are usually between 18 and 36 months old at the time of dispatch.
- Our trees are professionally pruned before dispatching. This formative pruning can involve cutting the main leader, if the expert tree growers decide this will produce a better shaped tree. This can stop the tree becoming "leggy", and promote stronger, bushier growth.MORE
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Water Regularly in Summer
Fig trees require 11.5 inches (2.5-4cm) of water per week either from rainfall or watering. The tree will let you know if it needs to be watered by the yellowing of its foliage and dropping of leaves, although don't wait until this point to water as this will only stress it out and may produce fewer fruits. Every 10 days to 2 weeks should be sufficientMORE
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