Ficus Carica - Brown turkey fig tree
Brown turkey fig fruit
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Fig Tree 'Brown Turkey'

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  • This Fig Tree 'Brown Turkey' ships in a 1 Gallon

Ficus carica -¬†Brown Turkey' is a cultivar fig in the Moraceae (fig) family.¬† This deciduous small tree or large shrub is one¬†of the most popular figs grown in the United States with two fruit harvests each year, once in late spring and again in late summer. Grows to a mature size of 10 to 30 feet tall and wide quickly with a broad crown of large deeply lobed rough¬†leaves.¬†Grow figs in full sun to partial shade in rich, well-drained moist soils that are neutral to alkaline.¬† Figs to not tolerate acidic soils.¬† Light pruning each winter may be necessary to maintain an attractive shape.¬†¬†Mulch roots¬†to maintain moisture and especially in the fall to protect them¬†thought the winter. 'Brown Turkey' requires protection like cold frames or plastic sheeting when the temperature drops below 10¬įF.¬†


Full sun to partial sun. 

Attracts birds, bees and butterflies.

This Brown Turkey Fig Tree comes established in a 1 Gallon pot

Size: Mature size can reach up to 30ft in height

Light: Requires full sun. 6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day

Hardiness Zone: 6b - 9a View Map

Characteristics: Small fruit ripens in July with purple bronze skin and pink pulp, tastes mild and sweet. Large, thick, green leaves are 5-10 inches long and 4-7 inches across and deeply, palmately lobed with three or five lobes. The upper surface is green and rough with hairs and the underside is paler and smooth. Yellow to brown fall color.

Soil, Water: Acid (<6.0) Neutral (6.0-8.0)

*Due to California Department of Agriculture, we cannot ship this item to the state of California.*

*We cannot send plants to Alaska or Hawaii.

*Pictures shown are of mature plants and not what you will receive.

*Plants ship dormant in winter months.

Can be grown in containers.

Produces best with consistently rich and moist soil.

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Hardiness zone for this plant: 6 - 9

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Fig Tree 'Brown Turkey'

Although most varieties of figs are strictly suitable for sub-tropical zones, Brown Turkey Figs are adaptable to temperate regions. Prolific fruit producers, drought tolerant for brief periods, easy to maintain and prune, as well as able to grow in a container.

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