FIG 'ST DOMINIQUE VIOLETTE'

FIG 'ST DOMINIQUE VIOLETTE'

Ficus carica 'St Dominique Violette'
Member $24.95
Non-Member $29.95
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. NOTE: These plants are small, approx 10cm high, grown from cuttings.
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PLANTS: WFSA

Growing Information

Heat Zone 1 - 12
Height To 3m
Position in Full Sun
Harvest in Feb - Mar
Pot Size: Tree Pot
Cold Zone 8 - 11
Width To 3m
Drought tolerant once established
DECIDUOUS
N/A flowers

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 $24.95
Non-Member $29.95
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. NOTE: These plants are small, approx 10cm high, grown from cuttings.
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PLANTS: WFSA
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