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Tree shipped will be at least 8" in height. Picture shows one from actual stock.
On shipping/combined shipping: If you pay more than what the actual shipping costs me I will provide a refund. This comes into play often on combined shipping. This site does not use weights for shipping so I have no choice but to charge a full shipping at a maximum rate per item. You will be refunded typically the same day after payment for shipping overages!
These are vigorously growing in their first year of growth and figs are fast growers!
These are currently just about dormant and may be shipped with no leaves. They are 100% healthy, happy, and they can be kept dormant in a garage or basement, or planted in the ground as long as the ground is not yet frozen. Contact me for a link to my fig tree information webpage!
The Violette de Bordeaux Fig Tree, also known as the Petite Negra Fig, is a remarkable fruit-bearing plant celebrated for its sweet and flavorful figs. This deciduous tree typically reaches a compact size, making it an excellent choice for smaller gardens or container cultivation. Its distinctive dark purple-black fruit with a rich, sweet taste is highly prized by enthusiasts.
This fig tree is well-suited for a variety of climates, thriving in USDA hardiness zones 6 to 10. Its adaptability to different regions makes it a versatile choice for gardeners across a range of environments. The Violette de Bordeaux is known for its hardiness and ability to withstand both cold and warm temperatures, ensuring a reliable harvest for growers in various geographical locations.
In terms of size, the Violette de Bordeaux Fig Tree typically grows to a mature height of about 6 to 8 feet, with a similar spread. This compact nature makes it suitable for smaller spaces, and its manageable size facilitates easy pruning and maintenance. The tree's growth rate is moderate, allowing for a steady and sustainable development without the rapid expansion that some larger fruit trees may exhibit.
This fig tree flourishes in full sunlight, requiring at least 6 hours of direct sunlight per day for optimal growth and fruit production. Adequate exposure to sunlight ensures the development of sweet and juicy figs. Additionally, the Violette de Bordeaux Fig Tree is adaptable to various soil types, but it thrives in well-draining soil with a slightly acidic to neutral pH.
The bloom time for Violette de Bordeaux Fig Trees occurs in late spring to early summer, producing small, inconspicuous flowers. These flowers are a precursor to the formation of the delicious figs that ripen later in the season. Fruiting time typically takes place in early to mid-summer, offering a harvest of delectable figs that can be enjoyed fresh or used in various culinary applications.
Growing zone: USDA hardiness zones 7 to 10
Mature height: 6 to 8 feet
Mature width: 6 to 8 feet
Growth rate: Moderate
Light requirement: Full sunlight (at least 6 hours per day)
Soil requirement: Well-draining soil, slightly acidic to neutral pH
Bloom Time: Late spring to early summer
Fruiting time: Early to mid-summer