||Black Mission Fig
Attractive, self fruiting, deciduous garden tree. Provides shade in summer and attractive silhouette in winter. Beautiful large lobed, palm shaped leaves. Widely adapted to coast or inland climates. Can be grown in containers.
Figs are delicious, healthful and easy-to-cultivate. The versatile, sweet fruit is an amazing source of fiber and is super easy to grow and eventually harvest.
||Purplish-black skin, strawberry-colored flesh, rich, sweet flavor.
||Upright/Vase/Canopy. Moderate growing.
||Breba crop (fruit on last year's wood) in early summer. Main crop late summer, early fall.
||Full sun to part shade. Produces best fruit in full sun (minimum of six hours).
||Plant in organically rich, moist, well-drained soil.
|Planting and Care Tip:
||Figs need good air circulation. Can be enjoyed in large tubs indefinitely if re-potted or root-pruned occasionally.
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