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Improved Brown Turkey Fig

Double Cropping – and Suitable for Containers!

Enjoy luscious, juicy figs right out of your own backyard. This hardy, tasty variety can be grown in the landscape or containers. Growing 15- to 25-ft. tall, it produces large, brown-skinned, pink-fleshed fruits with a sweet, rich flavor. Produces a small crop in early summer and a second, larger crop in late summer. Plant in full sun. Zones 7-9.
  • Zone 7-9
  • Height 15 - 25 ft
  • Light Required Full sun

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  • Botanical Name: Ficus carica 'Improved Brown Turkey'
  • Height: 15 - 25 ft
  • Spacing: 15 - 25 ft
  • Depth: Place the plant in the hole at the same level it was grown by the nursery. This is where the roots start and the tops shoots begin. Spread the roots out evenly. Gently work the soil around the roots do not pack the soil. Water plant thoroughly.
  • Spread: 15 - 25 ft
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun
  • Pollinator: Self-fruitful
  • Yield: Average
  • Foliage: Large, tropical-looking, glossy green,lobed leaves
  • Fruit: Large, brown skin, pink flesh. Sweet, rich flavor.
  • Flower Form: inconspicuous flowers (hidden inside the bud)
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, moist, well-drained soil
  • Pruning: Do not require regular pruning once established. Prune figs trees annually during the first three growing seasons to establish desired shape. Best to prune immediately after the main crop is harvested in early fall.
  • Comments: Hardy and tasty fig variety that can be grown in the landscape or in a container. Double cropping, hardy. Enjoy luscious, juicy figs right out of your own backyard!

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