Also known in the South as the "Sugar Fig". A Southern tradition, long-lived and hardy, Celeste's reputation comes from many generations of people that have grown this fig. The "eye" at the bottom of the fruit is small, keeping insects out. Fruits main crop early on last years wood. Good for pots. Space 10' circle in Zone 7 and 12' circle in the South. Zones 6-9.
Celeste fig dormant in March
|Wet Soil Tolerance||Poor|
|No Spray||Very Good|
|Fresh for Kids||Excellent|
|Soil Type||High Organic Matter|
|This information is accurate to the best of our knowledge, comments/opinions are always welcome|