Celeste Fig

$29.95

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Celeste Fig

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$29.95

Celeste Fig (Ficus carica) is a gardener’s delight, known for its small, sweet fruits with a hint of berry. This fig tree ensures a bountiful harvest, perfect for jams or fresh snacking. Its lush foliage and summer fruits add charm.

2-3′ Bareroot

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 7-10
Soil pH: 6.0-6.5
Soil Type: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Moderate, weekly
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: High
Chilling Hours: 100-200

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 7-10′ tall, 7-10′ wide
Plant Spacing: 10-15′ apart
Growth Habit: Upright, bushy
Rootstock: Own Roots

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Self-pollinating
Pollination Mechanisms: Insects (fig wasp)
Bloom Time: June-July
Flower Color: Greenish-yellow

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit Size: 1-2″
Fruit Flavor: Sweet
Fruit Color and Appearance Purple-brown
Harvest Time: July-August
Yield & Storage: Moderate, store in cool dry place
Years to Bear: 3-5

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Fig Mosaic Virus: Moderately Resistant
Endosepsis: Moderately Resistant
Root Knot Nematode: Moderately Resistant
Phytophthora Root Rot: Moderately Resistant
Fig Borer: Moderately Resistant
Fig Scale: Moderately Resistant

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, bushy
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow
Lifespan: 15-20 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Native to Western Asia
Nitrogen Fixing: No

Celeste Fig

$29.95

In stock