September Plant of the Month
Ficus carica “Little Miss Figgy” – Dwarf Fig tree
Hardy to 0 degrees in zones 7, 8, 9, & 10
Size – 4-6 feet tall and 3-4 feet wide
Deciduous, drought tolerant, pest and disease resistant, and attracts birds and butterflies
Fertilize in Spring, pruning not needed
Good for pots and patios. Excellent ornamental with sweet dark burgundy figs in spring and fall.
Planted in a row they make a good low hedge. Tolerates clay soil.