Cricket Hill Garden
Ficus, 'Ronde de Bordeaux' French fig
This old French fig selection has shiny black fruit with a dark, reddish black sweet flesh. Highly sought after cultivar. Vigorous grower and very productive.
Size at maturity: Varies according to training technique, pruning and winter die-back.
Cultivation: Plant in rich, well-drained soil in an area that receives six hours of sun.
Zone hardiness: 7-10. In zones 6 and below winter protection is necessary.
Shipping Restrictions: Shipment prohibited to CA.
Plant size: Smaller tees are about 18-24" with a dense root system, shipped in a 4"x9" tree pot. Larger trees are 24-36" tall, grown in a 5" x 12" tree pot. Both size trees will likely fruit in 1-2 years if given proper care.
Shipping time: Winter/Spring 2023.