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Fig 'Brown Turkey'

Ficus carica 'Brown Turkey'

Provides edible fruit

Characteristics:
*Important* Fruit trees, in general, have unique maintenance needs in terms of pruning, harvesting, and pest and disease management. Visit portlandfruit.org or homeorchardsociety.org for more fruit tree care info.

Growing Conditions:
Prefers full sun. Small, deciduous tree that is broadly pyramidal in shape. Most cold-hardy fig variety.

Uses:
Edible fruit and unusually large foliage.

Height:
20' at maturity

Width:
20' at maturity

Shape:
Broadly pyramidal

Flowers:
Flowers are inside the fig. Because the wasp that can get inside the fruit doesn't live in North America, the fruit is sterile.

Leaves:
Large, dark green, palmate (hand) shaped leaves with deep lobes.

Bark:
Smooth and silvery-gray.

Native to western Asia.