FIG 'ST DOMINIQUE VIOLETTE'

FIG 'ST DOMINIQUE VIOLETTE'

Ficus carica 'St Dominique Violette'
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Non-Member $29.95
Crop Faliure 2019- Reportedly grown at Burnley Horticultural College in Melbourne as early as 1875 and listed in old mail-order catalogues up until the 1930s, this violet-skinned, French fig is worthy of a reprise. Sourced from Phil Shepherd, whose family have been growing fruit trees in Victoria for three generations, this fig is one for the collector and connoisseur of fine fruits. Self-pollinating.
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PLANTS: WFSA
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Growing Information

Heat Zone 1.0 - 12
Height To 3m
Position in FULL SUN
Harvest in Feb - Mar
Pot Size: Tree Pot
Cold Zone 8 - 11
Width To 4m
Drought tolerant once established
DECIDUOUS

Growing Tips

Open up your plant parcel as soon as it arrives. Place your plant in a light, airy position and give it some water.

FIG 'ST DOMINIQUE VIOLETTE'

Ficus carica 'St Dominique Violette'
Member $19.95
Non-Member $29.95
Crop Faliure 2019- Reportedly grown at Burnley Horticultural College in Melbourne as early as 1875 and listed in old mail-order catalogues up until the 1930s, this violet-skinned, French fig is worthy of a reprise. Sourced from Phil Shepherd, whose family have been growing fruit trees in Victoria for three generations, this fig is one for the collector and connoisseur of fine fruits. Self-pollinating.
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PLANTS: WFSA
Due to quarantine, cannot post to Overseas
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