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Alma Fig Tree: Divine Delight in Every Bite
About the Fruit
The Alma Fig is a delectable treasure that pleases with its rich, honey-sweet flavor and smooth texture. This variety yields golden-brown figs with a succulent amber flesh, offering a taste that’s both nuanced and refreshing. The Alma Fig is perfect for fresh snacking, decadent jams, or as a gourmet addition to cheeses and desserts. Indulge in the luxurious sweetness that this fruit brings to your table and savor the flavors of nature’s candy.
What to Know About the Tree
The Alma Fig Tree is an attractive addition to any garden with its robust stature and striking leaves. This deciduous tree graces the landscape with a lush greenery during the growing season and goes dormant in winter, making it adaptable to a range of climates. Its resilience and low maintenance needs make it a favorite among new and experienced gardeners alike. The beautiful foliage, coupled with the delightful fruit it bears, enhances the visual appeal of your garden throughout the year.
Anticipate the Alma Fig’s harvest season in the late summer to early fall, when the air is filled with the promise of sweet delights. The tree comes alive with the rich hues of its figs, ready to be plucked and enjoyed. This season not only offers a bountiful harvest but also a period of enchanting beauty for your garden as the tree showcases its generous yield.
Enhancing Your Fruitscape™
Imagine a fruitscape™ that not only provides a feast for the palate but also a visual spectacle. The Alma Fig Tree is an exemplary candidate for such an endeavor. Its striking foliage and bountiful fruit make it an ideal centerpiece or a complementary addition to a diverse fruitscape™. The tree’s presence is a statement of elegance and abundance, turning your garden into an oasis of both beauty and practicality. With Just Fruits and Exotics, this tree will arrive at your doorstep 100% shipped in pot, complete with superior packaging for a seamless experience. Embrace the local friendly vibe of our trusted, family-owned online nursery and let the Alma Fig Tree be a testament to your love for exquisite, homegrown produce.
|No, on its own root system
|7A, 7B, 8A, 8B, 9A, 9B, 10A, 10B
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Starter Fertilizer: Kickstart with Espoma Organic Bio-tone® Starter Plus. This potent blend boosts root mass and aids in mitigating transplant shock, ensuring your plants thrive in their new home.
Maintenance Fertilizer: For continued growth and fruit production, we recommend Espoma Organic Tree-tone Fertilizer. Designed specifically for fruit trees, this balanced formula nourishes your plants, promoting vibrant growth and bountiful harvests.
Fruitscaping™ with Fig Trees
Embrace the joy of Fruitscaping™ with our Fig Trees. Among the simplest and most rewarding fruiting plants to grow, figs are an excellent addition to any organic garden. Their inherent disease resistance and few pest issues can be managed easily without the need for harsh chemicals, ensuring a bountiful, eco-friendly harvest.
Our Fig trees exhibit a diverse palette of flavors, textures, and ripening seasons. Some varieties possess thin skins with succulent centers evoking the flavor of rich maple syrup – a delight when savored fresh from the tree. Other varieties offer a naturally sweet texture, perfect for drying or turning into delectable preserves.
With their compact growth habit, fig trees are perfect for integrating into the shrubbery border, adding an attractive contrast with their broad, deeply lobed leaves. Consider pairing these distinctive trees with the elegant pomegranate and the fine-textured blueberry bushes for a stunning visual mix. Complement this arrangement with a lush undergrowth of strawberries, creating a cycle of blooming flowers, ripening fruit, and vibrant fall colors.
The young fig tree’s smooth, flexible trunk lends itself to creative gardening techniques. Train it into an espalier for a living wall, or twist it into a striking specimen tree. If you’re dealing with limited space, lay the trunk flat against the ground, and watch as the vertical shoots transform into a natural, green hedge.
Fig trees are also well-suited to container gardening. The root restriction of a pot often encourages the tree to produce even more prolific crops. So, if you’re an urban gardener or short on garden space, our fig trees will prove a perfect fit.
Embrace the ease and joy of Fruitscaping™ with Fig Trees. Enjoy the journey from planting and care to the sweet reward of your homegrown figs.
You can find many planting & care guides on our growing guides page.
Unfortunately, We Cannot Process Orders to California, Hawaii, Alaska, or Internationally: Please note that due to specific agricultural regulations, we’re unable to ship any plants to the states of California, Hawaii, and Alaska, or outside the United States. Additionally, citrus trees can only be shipped within the state of Florida.
Before Your Plants Arrive: You can find many guides on unpacking, planting, & care, on our growing guides page.
The Journey From Our Nursery to Your Door: We NEVER ship our plants bare root. Your plant will travel in the very container in which it was nurtured. We thoroughly prune and water them before packing, and make sure they’re well wrapped to retain moisture during transit. It’s as though you’ve personally collected them from our nursery!
Choose Your Ship Date: We understand you’ll want to be available when your plant arrives. Our checkout process features a handy calendar that allows you to choose the Monday on which you want your plant to ship. Depending on your location, you’ll likely receive your plant by Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday of that week. Once shipped, UPS will generate a tracking number and send it to the email you provided. You can then follow your plant’s journey and ensure someone is available to unpack it on arrival day.