Fig Celeste Fruit

Celeste Fig

Ficus carica

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.
Fig Celeste dormant in March
Celeste fig dormant in March

Plant Characteristics
Pest ResistanceExcellent
Disease ResistanceExcellent
Drought ToleranceExcellent
Heat ToleranceExcellent
Humidity ToleranceGood
Sun ToleranceExcellent
Wet Soil TolerancePoor
Shade TolerancePoor
No SprayVery Good
Salt ToleranceGood
Fresh for KidsExcellent
Deer ResistanceGood
Plant TypeShrub
Soil TypeHigh Organic Matter
Edible TypeFruit
Self FertileYes
This information is accurate to the best of our knowledge, comments/opinions are always welcome
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13 inch pot
$11.00  own roots
* Ready Date (see note)
14 inch pot
$14.00  own roots
1Quart Pot
$18.00  own roots
* Ready Date (see note)
13/4 Gallon
$34.00  own roots
13 Gallon
$48.00  own roots
* Ready Date (see note)

The following items/sizes are not yet ready and your order will be shipped together when everything is ready: (3 inch pot own roots February 13, 2018, Quart Pot own roots February 13, 2018, 3 Gallon own roots March 1, 2018)

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