Questions tagged [figs]

Common name for Ficus a genus of woody trees, shrubs, vines, epiphytes, and hemiepiphytes.

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Zone for planting a Chicago Fig tree outdoors. I am in zone 5

I have 2 Chicago fig trees and I need to know planting, soil type and zone safe to plant outdoors.
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Large fig tree fruit rotting on tree and falling all over the ground

The fig tree has been producing an incredible amount of fruit. Unfortunately all the fruit is rotting before it even falls from the tree. It smells like rancid rotting fruit all the time outside, and ...
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Can I notch a fig tree to promote branching?

I have a small garden. One area that gets a lot of sun is along a fence, so I decided to try an espaliered fig tree. My problem is that the tree doesn’t have many branches low down. Is there anything ...
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What type of fig to plant in the Netherlands

I have a garden that I would like to grow a fig tree in, currently it already has a fig, however the fig in question doesn't make a lot of fruit and we would like to get a 2nd one that does make a lot ...
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How to make my fig tree better?

Someone gifted me a fig tree at the beginning of winter (because I had just started to get interested in gardening). I think it was in a greenhouse before it ended up inside my not-so-sunny apartment. ...
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Fig tree languishing after 2 years - how to reinvigorate?

I have a fig tree which was planted two years ago next to a wall. The soil-side of the wall faces north, the sunny pavement side face south, so it provides plenty of heat. The sun can shine on the ...
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How do I eliminate invasive creeping fig?

I live in Central Florida, in a courtyard-type home. Growing THROUGH my rear wall is a creeping fig [I believe] coming from the outside of my wall from a neighbor's home. I have heard that nothing ...
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What are these whitish patches on my fig (I think) tree?

https://imgur.com/a/HczqGq9 This is a link to a higher definition image. Lower resolution below. Is it a sunburn? Or a fungus? I’m very new to this, and I’m hoping someone could please help me out.