Black Mission Fig Tree

Ficus carica 'Mission'

$63.50

Black Mission Fig Trees are the most popular Fig trees grown here in California.

Availability: In stock

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Description

  • Single 5 Gallon pot
  • Excellent variety for cooking and baking or eating raw!
  • Dark purple skin and berry-pink flesh
  • Pick when deep in color and soft
  • Large, tropical-looking leaves, highly ornamental
  • Fig Trees fruit twice a year. Once in early summer and once in fall.
  • The first crop of the year is called the ‘Breba’, usually a small harvest
  • The second crop is the ‘Main’ crop and is usually the larger harvest
  • Black Mission tends to have less fruit splitting than other varieties
  • Easy to grow
  • USDA zones 7-10
  • Full Sun to Part Shade

Care Tip

GENERAL CARE INSTRUCTIONS: Water regularly until it becomes established. Takes partial to full sun and requires pruning once a year to to help promote new growth in the spring.

Details

Water NeedsHigh, Moderate
Light NeedsFull Sun, Partial Shade
Growth Habitbranching, Upright
Box Dimensions47 × 11 × 11 in
Item Weight20 lbs

Growing Zones

USDA Growing Zone Map
degrees(F) Zone degrees(C)
-40 to -30 3 -40 to -34.4
-30 to -20 4 -40 to -34.4
-20 to -10 5 -28.9 to -23.3
-10 to 0 6 -23.3 to -17.8
0 to 10 7 -17.8 to -12.2
10 to 20 8 -12.2 to -6.7
20 to 30 9 -6.7 to -1.1
30 to 40 10 -1.1 to 4.4
40 to 50 11 4.4 to 10