Magnolia Fig

Magnolia Fig

Regular price $16.00 Sale

Ficus caria 'Magnolia'

exotic looking tree narrow lobed leaves similar in flavor to the brown turkey, but larger fruit fruit is fat necked, light burgandy brown flesh is dark amber juicy with a light maple flavor good landscape potential; less coarse foliage than most.

In the south the magnolia resists late summer rust and keeps nice looking foliage

Photo courtesy of Toms Creek Farm & Nursery in Farmer, North Carolina (336) 857-2131 

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Fruits, Nuts, Berries
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 4'-10'
Spread 6'-10'
Shape Shrub
Primary Foliage Color Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Dormant in Winter
Flowering Season Spring
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Fruit

Brown-copper skin, red-burgundy flesh
Largest fig available on the market
Best suited for preserving, good dried

Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Slow
Sun Preferences Afternoon Sun
Water Preferences Average: Ensure the planting area is prepared for good drainage.  Poor drainage areas may result in 'root rot'.
Cold Hardiness Zone 7-11