Category:

PASTILIERE

Ficus carica cultivar(under evaluation!)

Syn.

"Rouge de Bordeaux, Hirta du Japon."

Origin

France

BREBA

Seldom to none

Description

Small figs are turbinate or oblate with thin, dark purple skin when fully ripe. The flesh is clear red with a fine, fruity taste but not overly sweet. It has very few seeds.

 

Ripens

From early January

Uses

*Very good for fresh eating.

 

Notes

Height and spread: +2m x +2m

*Figs have a similar time to"Ronde de Bordeaux"

*The leaves are slightly hairy and have a bluish green hue.

*Compact and slow growing.

*Excellent for small city gardens and containers.

*Tolerant of severe frost when established.

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