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Fig ‘Brown Turkey’ – ficus carica

Fig ‘Brown Turkey’  Ficus carica ‘Brown Turkey’

Exotic (Mediterranean / Asia ) | Full sun | H up to 4m | W 4m

A brown skinned medium sized fig with copper-coloured skin and whitish to pink pulp. Very good quality with few seeds. A prolific fruit bearer (self-pollinating) within 2-3 years, summer/autumn.

Category / Uses: attractive specimen and productive fruit tree; one crop per year.

Position / planting / care : prefers a sunny position , protected from strong winds, in well drained soil. keep soil moist but not wet. Cultivate soil before planting. Dig hole twice the width of the container. Remove plant from container and place into hole so the soil level is the same as the surrounding ground.Trim back annually to keep compact.

Can be grown in a pot.

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