Fig - Brown TurkeyFicus carica
Fig - Brown Turkey
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Specifications of Fig - Brown Turkey
Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm Temperate, Cool Temperate, Arid (Dry)Learn About Climate Zones
Grown From CuttingLearn About Propagation Methods
Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m
Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination
Can it Handle Frosts? Yes (Often below -2)
Amount of leaves in Winter? No Leaves (Deciduous)
Suitability in Pots Yes
Water Requirements Moderate Watering
Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Can be pruned to 2m
Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years
Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)
Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage
Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)
Fruiting/Harvest Months February, March, April, May
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Customer Tips & Reviews Fig - Brown Turkey
CARLINGFORD, NSW, Australia
Tasty large figs. First planted in 2006 but difficultto protect from birds and fruit bats. Planted again 2018 inside bird wireenclosure.
SUNBURY, VIC, Australia
Growing extremely well in full sun with watering. Cutting has already branched out.
POTTSVILLE BEACH, NSW, Australia
Not as good as black my Genoa fig , although my turkey cuttings are bearing fruit this year , have a tree at3m in the ground , has never fruited ,now 5 years old , the cuttings I have in pots are now productive , figs grow better in pots! Will dig ou...
GEROGERY, NSW, Australia
Love figs, thought id add some to my collection of fruit trees.
BEERBURRUM, QLD, Australia
Full of flavour, massive fruit, perfect for the backyard of the every day family.
Fig - Brown Turkey
Keep this baby compact. Prune when received. Use good ptting mix. Add humus or manure according to conditions. Add pellet chicken with caution. Add K in Spring. Best potted in a large space and mounted on bricks. Feed Autumn-Spring twice only. Be patient
FRANKSTON SOUTH, VIC, Australia
This was my first fig tree. I was tired of purchasing bland figs (that are picked too early) from the store so i decided to purchase some fig trees. This one was purchased from Bunnings who inturn got them from Humphries nursery. Potting mix is 30% c...
BLACKBUTT, NSW, Australia
It was on sale at Bunnings looking very neglected.Currently looking more happy in a pot waiting to regather itself. I may end up espaliering it to keep it manageable.
BELLBIRD PARK, QLD, Australia
never had a fresh fig. Growing this in dwarf as an espalier
TULLY, QLD, Australia
Fruit buds within a month of receiving my cutting from Daleys. Very delicious fruit. Had a taste of 3 or 4 but lost the rest unfortunately from too much rain. Currently have small green fruit on it again so am quite happy.
Bardon, QLD, Australia
Purchased at Noosa Markets Healthy looking grafted seedling. Just planted out. Seem to be enjoying full sun, although Bush turkey savaging the leaves. Intending to espallier along fence.
Growing beautifully lot's of sugar cane mulch and chook pellets can't wait for my first figs.
ST LEONARDS, , Australia
Bought this one as a tube nearly 4 years ago. Planted in ground & grew very slowly but I think the soil is too fertile & too much rain the last few seasons. Have since moved to a pot ( June 2011 when dormant ) & doing well with more fruit now. They l...
Forster, NSW, Australia
The fruit is sweet and tender. It is an attractive tree with prolific fruiting. We are yet to prepare a bed for this tree but it may stay potted as the tasty fruit are available in summer and autumn. A great fig choice, one to be recommended.
South Windsor, NSW, Australia
I have only just planted this one and it struggled a little at first, but is slowly on the improve.
Bellbird Park, QLD, Australia
It is in a pot and is the 2nd of my three figs to develop its leaves for this year and has caught up to the first ( White Adriatic) it is a vigorous little fig.
Glen Eden, QLD, Australia
To taste a fresh fig from a tree just melts in your mouth,and they grow in pots.
BOLWARRA HEIGHTS, NSW, Australia
Easy to grow and care for. We got to eat our first fresh figs this year and what a treat that was!
Got eaten by the staffy when planted. Fertilised with manure, woodchip, Blood n bone 10% potash.Seems to have fruit all year round? Anyway - the fruit is really lovely - highly recommend. Water heaps when fruiting to get that delicious jelly like ce...