Fig Olympian Ficus carica

SKU
OLYFIG

Regular Price:

$7.95
Ficus carica. The Olympian Fig has been proven hardy in the Pacific Northwest.
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  • Olympian Fig

     

    Ficus carica. - Olympian Fig Ultra Cold Hardy

    Information below is only the potential the plant has. You will be receiving one plant between 3 and 8 inches in height shipped in a 3 inch deep pot.

    The proverbial "fig bug" has bit us and we cannot stop adding new and delightful varieties of this beautiful yet simple species to our lineup. The Olympian Fig has been proven hardy in the Pacific Northwest. Hardy to Zone 6. Very reliable producer and very sweet tasting. Thin purple skin.


    Olympian Fig

     

    Plant Characteristics

     

    Fruit/Flower/Aroma Characteristics

    Plant Height

    4 - 8 feet

     

    Fruit

    Thin Purple skinned - Very reliable

    Common form

    Tree or shrub 

     

             Size of Fruit

    Medium

    Growth

    Vigorous shoot growth

     

    Quality

    Excellent

    Leaves

    Green

     

    Comments

     

     

    Culture

    Soil

    Well-drained soil. Will not tolerate excessively wet soil but needs ample moisture during fruiting.

    Exposure

    Full sun, often planted near a structure. Part sun

    Application

    Lanscape, container

    Zone

    6 - 10

    Comments

    Figs respond to minute amounts of fertilizer during growing season.