Fig – Texas Blue Giant

Fig (Ficus carica) – Texas Blue Giant
Quantity: 1
Location: 2nd Hugelkultur row bed
Purchased from Raintree Nursery
Planted: Spring 2011
USDA Zones: 7-11

Description from nursery: Huge fig with attractive purple skin and a delicious melting amber flesh. A winner in the south, it thrives in Texas and other hot desert areas or grown inside in the North.

Received plant in April from Raintree in a one gallon pot. I allowed the plant to break dormancy and leaf out and waited to plant in the ground until after the last frost.

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