COMMON NAME: FIG TREE, FICUS CARICA
Pot Size: 20cm / (8″) / 200mm
The Fig is one of the most amazing, nutritious and historic fruits to ever grace the planet. Stretching back to the ancient times and commonly referred to across all holy scriptures, from Christianity, Islam, Judaism all the way through to Buddhism. After all The Buddha found enlightenment under a Bodhi tree (a large and old sacred fig tree). This tree possess the history of the world behind it and its nutritional benefits don’t stand too far behind. One could assume the Fig provides the elixir of health!
Reaching a height of 7m this fruiting fig tree will provide plentiful amounts of delicious fruit all year round. They can be eaten whole with the skin intact or used to make jams!
Position: Full sun to part shade