Brown Turkey Fig

ficus carica

Attractive deciduous tree has with an interesting winter appearance. Produces very tasty, brownish-purple fruit in late spring and again in late summer. Highly adaptable. Figs are often root hardy and prolific in zones 5 and 6 if planted in a sheltered location. A beautiful specimen for garden or landscape with light annual pruning.

Light Needs: Full sun.

Watering Needs: Best with regular watering for fruit production; less for landscape use.

Average Landscape Size: Moderate grower to 15 to 25 ft. tall and wide.

Key Features: Edible Fruit.

Blooms: Blooms in the summer.