SpecificationsEnjoy the fruits of labour and plant Fig Brown Turkey in your garden. Figs are delicious tossed through salads, serve them with cheese or eat them straight off the tree. With the majority of figs; the riper the sweeter the flavour. Fig Brown Turkey will often bear two crops in a year with the second crop extending further into autumn. This variety produces purple-brown fruit with sweet pink flesh in summer. Figs thrive in Australia's 'Mediterranean' climate and are the ideal size for most backyards. They are best grown in well drained soils with full sun exposure. Mature trees tolerate cold and frost, however protection is needed for new plantings until fully established. Once established, Fig Brown Turkey is hardy, and requires minimal maintenance. It is one of the toughest fig varieties. While they prefer a warm, dry climate Figs appreciate plenty of water while the fruit is developing. Apply a fertiliser annually in winter. Ensure you have a defence against birds when the tree starts fruiting. Fig Brown Turkey can grow to a height of 6 metres with a width of 5 metres.
Common Name Fig Fruit Tree Plant Type Deciduous, Fruiting, Outdoor, Perennial, Tree Range Deciduous Trees 19/2020 Dimensions 6m high x 5m wide Sunlight Full Sun Bird/Wildlife Attracting Yes Foliage Colour Green Flowering Season Summer Botanical Genus Ficus Botanical Species carica Flower Type No Foliage Type Lobed - Deeply Indented Margins Market Name Brown Turkey Width 500 cm Height 600 cm
DISCLAIMER - The information provided on this website is to be used as a guide only. We do not recommend any one plant variety in preference to another nor do we claim to be an authority on stock performance. All information is believed to be correct and is the result of private enquiries and experiences and are given in good faith. Benara Nurseries gives notice that; Benara Nurseries, employees included, disclaim all responsibility for any harm, loss, cost or damage resulting from the use of, or reliance upon, the whole or part of any information contained on this website if any part of the information is inaccurate or incomplete. Photos are NOT of current stock and is displayed only for illustration purposes as a representation of the variety.
Pottery may be available for pick up from Carabooda or Forrestdale, but stock is not transferrable. If you are purchasing pottery as part of your order we will be in touch after you complete your order to confirm stock availability and pick up location.