$29.99 – $44.99
Check back June 2021 for updated stock. Should be available at that time.
Very cold hardy, very productive and extra early ripening. These qualities make Florea one of the best choices for cold and short-Summer areas. Popular in the New England fig growing areas. We think Florea could be one of the best figs for growing in marginal areas. The early ripening helps ensure figs ripen well before frost. If you live in the North and want figs, this one could be a great pick for you. Or, if you enjoy growing cold hardy figs and are looking for new varieties to grow, check out Florea!
Site requirements: Full sun location. Figs will grow in a range of soil types provided the planting location is well drained. Protected locations, such as on the South, East or West side of a building is ideal.
Size at maturity: 8-15′, depending on location, climate and care.
Pollination: This fig requires no pollination in order to set fruit. Fruits are seedless.
Resistant to: Cold winter temps. Figs are known for remarkable disease and insect resistance. Ants can get interested in figs and heavy rains can make the current ripe figs rot, so keep well-picked. Figs continue to put on new fruit constantly until frost.
Hardiness: USDA zones 6-10. Winter protection in zone 6 recommended.
Plant size: CHOOSE SIZE. Bare-Root February-May. June shipped potted in special tree pots.
OUR NURSERY IS AND ALWAYS HAS BEEN 100% FIG BUD MITE FREE.
SMALL Approximately 1', MEDIUM 1-2', LARGE 2-3', SUPREME GRADE 3'+ THICK CALIPER