Hardy_fig Fig "Chicago Hardy"
Grower: Wild Meadows Farm
Price: $12.00 ( 1 plant)
%> Available (Exact): 10

This edible fig can take sub freezing temperatures die back in the fall and re-sprout in the spring. The medium sized fruit ripens to a delicious sweetened in late summer and early fall. For northern growers, give it a heavy mulch with hay or leaves when dormant. An excellent candidate for pot culture, this easy-to-grow fig is also known as 'Bensonhurst Purple.' Its origins are from Sicily.