The Fig tree (Ficus Carica) has large, glossy, palm like dark green leaves. Soto love a fig tree for bringing Mediterranean interest to gardens. The Soto fig tree is a Brown Turkey Fig, which is known for fruit production.
To encourage fruit growth plant fig trees in a pot in the ground, otherwise the energy will be used to grow the tree. Remove any developing fruits that are larger than a pea in autumn.
How to care for Fig Tree
The fig tree loves to bask in full sunlight.
Prune in Spring, after frosts.
Once established, Figs only require watering during drier periods.
Plant with a good quality, peat free compost and sprinkle root grow into the hole when planting to encourage a strong start for your Cherry Tree.
Figs don’t like water logged soil. When planting add a drainage medium, such as grit or crocs, to encourage better drainage.