Fig Violet de Bordeaux

Violet de Bordeaux Fig

Ficus carica

Also known as Negronne, Violet de Bordeaux is a purplish-black fruit with rich strawberry pulp. Considered by many the finest tasting fig. Popular in the Northwest and West. Needs protection in cold winter areas. Good for home planting as tree is dwarf. Similar fruit to Black Mission, but hardier and a smaller size tree than Mission. Fruit ripens later than Hardy Chicago, Marseilles and Celeste. Closed eye. Space @ 8' circle. Zones 7b-9.

Plant Characteristics
Pest ResistanceVery Good
Disease ResistanceVery Good
Drought ToleranceVery Good
Heat ToleranceExcellent
Humidity ToleranceVery Good
Sun ToleranceExcellent
Wet Soil TolerancePoor
Shade TolerancePoor
No SprayVery Good
Salt ToleranceGood
Fresh for KidsExcellent
Deer ResistanceFair
ThornsNo
Plant TypeShrub
Soil TypeWell Drained
Edible TypeFruit
Self FertileYes
This information is accurate to the best of our knowledge, comments/opinions are always welcome
Click Here for the Violet de Bordeaux Fig Careguide

Please Choose a Size
14 inch pot
$12.00  own roots
1Quart Pot
$15.00  own roots
13/4 Gallon
$30.00  own roots
11.5 Gallon
$35.00  own roots


Sign up to receive special offers and sale information before it goes on the website, so you can buy before we sell out!

View Full Cart