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Fig Production Guide
David Himelrick
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Pages / Length: 6
Publication Date: 04/10/1999

The common fig is a member of the genus Ficus in the Moraceae (mulberry) family, Figs are easy to grow in warm climates but produce their best fruit in climates with hot, dry summers and cool, wet winters. This eight-page publication includes an extensive list of fig varieties and guidelines for growing outside the normal temperature range. Includes recommendations for planting, training and pruning, propagating, and overwintering, plus a table of common disease and pest problems.