Introducing the Desert King Fig Tree (Ficus carica 'Desert King'), a majestic and fruitful addition to any garden or landscape. This exceptional fruit-bearing tree boasts a unique combination of ornamental beauty and delectable harvests. The Desert King Fig Tree features luscious, medium-sized greenish-yellow figs that are incredibly sweet and flavorful, making them perfect for fresh eating or creating mouthwatering preserves and desserts. With its handsome, broad leaves and smooth gray bark, this tree offers year-round visual appeal and serves as an excellent focal point for your outdoor space.
At maturity, the Desert King Fig Tree reaches a height of approximately 15 to 20 feet and spreads to a width of 10 to 15 feet, creating an elegant canopy that provides both shade and privacy. This deciduous tree is incredibly adaptable and thrives in various soil types, including sandy and well-draining soils. Its hardiness allows it to flourish in USDA hardiness zones 8 to 11. For optimal fruit production, ensure your Desert King Fig Tree receives full sun exposure, enjoying at least 6 to 8 hours of sunlight daily.
Experience the joy of cultivating your own delectable figs with the Desert King Fig Tree. Its remarkable features, mature height and width, and preference for abundant sunlight make it a must-have for any gardening enthusiast or fruit tree lover. Enjoy the beauty and bounty of this remarkable botanical treasure for years to come!
Common Name: Fig Tree
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Mature Size: 15-25' Tall x 15-25' Wide
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Many items are listed in Gallon sizes, what does that mean?
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