Fig Violette De Bordeaux

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A compact growing fig tree with outstanding figs.

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Fig - Violette De Bordeaux

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Considered by many the finest of Fig Varieties, Violette De Bordeaux sets the standard for closed-eye, mission type figs. Deep Aubergine skin conceals a vibrant red strawberry pulp that is superb and rich with complex flavours, notably that of maple sugar... Read More
Other Names: Negronne, Figue Poire, Petite Ambique

$74.00 ($49.00-$74.00 choose a size)

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We previously had the most to buy in Nov and Feb. With limited quantities for sale in other months. They are unlikely to be available in Aug and Sep. Special Note: This plant is in the top 25% of plants customers are wanting to know about. It is very unlikely that you will be able to purchase this plant unless you click above to be notified when it is in stock again. Please expect a delay on this item as we notify those who have waited the longest .

Specifications of Fig - Violette De Bordeaux

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) 1-2m

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 Drought Hardy (Little 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

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Fig - Violette De Bordeaux Reviews & Tips

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Julie
★★★★★ 8months ago

WRIGHT, ACT

Fig - Violette De Bordeaux

This fig tree arrived in perfect condition and has transplanted well into a pot. No fruit as it's winter but many many buds.

Sarah
★★★★★ 10months ago

CALALA, NSW

Fig - Violette De Bordeaux

Nice little plant that has grown very rapidly in the 6 weeks I have had it and it already has little figs on it!

Helen
★★★★★ 10months ago

GOULBURN, NSW

Fig - Violette De Bordeaux

Very happy this is actually VDB as far as I can tell (being a mission type, figs on VDB are never fully green when growing or ripening). Thank you. Hard to find fertilizer with equal amounts of NPK so I buy them individually and apply monthly up on signs of greenery starting to grow after winter to a month before going dormant. With this and repotting VDB Fig plant, after it lost it's fruit it initially came with, it has now more fruit on it.

Fung
★★★★★ 1y ago

DOCKLANDS, VIC, Australia

Fig - Violette De Bordeaux

It's a delicious dwarf dream especially for people like me that live in an apartment and only have a balcony to grow a plant. So for all those like me that booked mark this, keep on act it and soon you'll be able to buy and grow yours.

Alex Cvij
5y ago

Sydney , Nsw

Fig - Violette De Bordeaux

Alex cvij

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