The fruit forming on the Ficus rubiginosa Rusty Fig Tree

The fruit forming on the Ficus rubiginosa Rusty Fig Tree By Paul Daley ©A Lush Forest [All Rights ReservedUsed By Permission] (Photo Credits)

The main feature tree is the Ficus rubiginosa in Angaston in Barossa Valley South Australia

The main feature tree is the Ficus rubiginosa in Angaston in Barossa Valley South Australia

Port Jackson fig near Geneva Bridge

Port Jackson fig near Geneva Bridge

Fig - Rusty For Sale (Size: Medium)  (Grown from Seed)

Fig - Rusty For Sale (Size: Medium) (Grown from Seed)

Leaf of the Rusty Fig

Leaf of the Rusty Fig

Fig - Rusty

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A small to medium tree with a bushy habit. The dark green leaves have rusty brown hairs on the underside producing a fascinating colour change on windy days. Makes a beautiful shade tree, very hardy.
Other Names: Port Jackson fig

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Specifications of Fig - Rusty

Preferred Climate Tropical, Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) +10m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Suitability in Pots Yes

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Can be pruned to 2m

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 5+ Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

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