Celeste Fig Tree

Regular price $24.00 Sale

Ficus carica Celeste

Celeste is a productive and cold-hardy fig tree that bears small- to medium-size fruit with violet to violet-brown skin. Ripens in early summer.  Flesh is reddish amber, very sweet.

Excellent for canning and preserving; often dried. Self-pollinating
*Deer May Browse*
Photos courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC, Texas Pecan Nursery, Chandler TX & Bottoms Nursery in Concord, GA
Ornamental Characteristics
Category Fruit Shrub
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 7' - 10' 
Spread 6' - 10'
Shape Upright/Rounded
Primary Foliage Color Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Brown/sheds leaves in winter
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color Insignificant
Fruits Yes
Hardiness zones 6 - 8
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Sun to partial shade