Fig tree: Brown Turkey


Ficus Carica var. Brown Turkey.
[Current Facts]
There are almost two hundred cultivars of figs, thus they grow in a wide range of shapes, colors and textures. The Brown Turkey fig, Ficus carica is considered the best growing variety of figs. Other names for Brown Turkey figs include aubique noire, negro largo and san piero. .
Brown Turkey fig trees bear a first crop, called the breba crop, in the spring from the last season’s growth. .
The second crop is borne in the fall on the new growth and is known as the main crop.

Brown Turkey on right.

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