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Fig Trees - Celestial

Scientific Name: Ficus carica
Best Planted in USDA Hardiness Zone: 7-9.
 

$32.95

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Plant Quick Guide

Growing Zones:

7-9.

Mature Height:

5-10 ft

Mature Width:

5-10 ft

Sunlight:

Full (6-8 hours)

Spacing:

15-20 ft

Chill Hours:

100-200

Growth Rate:

Moderate

Harvest Time:

July

Year to Bear:

2-4 years

Pollinator:

Self

Does Not Ship To:

AK, AZ, CA, HI, PR
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Celestial figs are smaller, sweeter figs perfect for canning or preserves. These figs ripen in early summer and stay on the tree longer. They also resist spoilage. The fruit is a violet or purple-brown color with white flesh.They reach a mature height of 20-25 feet. The tree is self-pollinating and is hardy in Zones 7-9. USDA ZONES:Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
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Combination orders: Orders containing a mix of bare root plants and potted plants will all ship together. If you have questions about shipping please contact us and we will do our best to assist you.

Bare root orders only: Bare root trees have to be dormant in order to be shipped. We will begin shipping directly after they are harvested. If everything goes according to schedule, bare root shipping will begin the last week in January.

We currently cannot ship to the following states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Puerto Rico or US territories. We cannot ship trees internationally.

STEP 1) First, decide on a planting location. Consider carefully what kind of sun, soil, and growing-space your tree or shrub will need.
STEP 2) Once you've located the perfect spot, the hole you are digging must be at least double the width and as deep as the root system you are planting.
STEP 3) Remove the plant from the pot and place the root ball in the hole. The top of the root system should be level with the ground. Before placing the tree or shrub in the hole, use your hands to gently break up the root system.
STEP 4) Once the plant is in place, backfill the hole with native soil and any leftover potting material.
STEP 5) Pack down the soil to eliminate any air pockets.
STEP 6) When finished, water thoroughly.

Plant fig trees in loamy soil and in a northern exposure. They need plenty of sunlight and room in order to grow and thrive. Fertilize once a year. Fig trees only require light pruning which should be done in late winter.

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CELESTE FIG

I would like the staff in Plant Me Green on their professional and easy going attitude. I HAD A PROBLEM WITH THE PREVIOUS PURCHASE BUT IT WAS SOLVED INSTANTLY. As for the CELESTE FIG I received it and it looked very healthy and am extremely satisfied...all the best

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