Yellow skinned fruits with reddish fleshy interior

Ficus carica Ischia Fig

  • Bring soil to a state of visual dryness between watering. When watering, thoroughly saturate the soil, if potted, water until some it runs out of the bottom. During the winter, when dormant, Ficus carica can be grown drier. ½ tsp of fertilizer per gallon of water once a week when in active growth. In fall and winter, discontinue feeding. For figs outside, place in a sunny location and in Zone 5, give them a protected from the prevailing winds. Southern exp. will ripen fruit.

  • 8 - 10