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Ficus carica : fact sheet


Species name:
Ficus carica
Common names:
Fig Tree ,Vyeboom
Description:
Fig Fruit Tree Small

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 700cm
Width:
Less than 500cm
Sun:
Full or Partial Sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Tree Small - below 700cm ,A tree ,Food Tree
Usage:
Fruit/Nuts ,Container/ Pot Plants/Patio plants ,Edible Fruit/Berries/Capsules/Seeds ,Bonsai Potential ,Standards/Topiary/Lollipop Potential ,Attract Birds
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive ,Fleshy Fruit/Seed ,Edible ,Combo tones Bluish/Brownish
Flowers:
Flowers Inconspicuous or No Flowers
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Sap Milky
Foliage:
Semi-Evergreen

Plant suppliers

Habitat Gardens & Nurseries

Somerset West
cell: 0824553443
tel: 0218554400
Grabouw
cell: 0834190223
tel: 0834190223
email: info@thembatrees.co.za
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