Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Moderate grower to 15 to 25 ft. tall and wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Edible Fruit
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Inconspicuous
Botanical Pronunciation:FYE-kus KAH-ri-ka
Plant type:Tree
Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
Sunset climate zones:4 - 9, 12 - 24
Growth habit:Spreading
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Moderate grower to 15 to 25 ft. tall and wide.
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Inconspicuous
Garden styleTropical
Design IdeasKeep this Fig close by to easily harvest its two yearly crops of fruit. Medium size makes it good for screening or as background. For specimen, prune carefully to reveal structure.
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Plant in a sheltered spot in colder winter areas; plants may die to the ground and re-sprout from the roots. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer in spring.Pruning time: winter.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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