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Fig

Ficus cyathistipula

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

0

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Fig Overview

This is a much branched-tree which grows up to 15m long, at least sometimes beginning as an epiphyte. Twigs are pale. The leaves are spirally arranged, glossy or dull green in colour.

Common problems with Fig

How to propagate Fig

Seed

Propagate by seed in spring.

Cuttings

Leaf-bud, stem-tip cuttings.

Layering

Air layering in summer.

Other uses of Fig

Grown for their foliage and for shade.