In the Garden

Plant of the Week: Hearty Fig Ficus carica

Clip | 2m 15s | Video has closed captioning.

Hearty Fig is a small tree that grows well in North Carolina. It grows up to thirty feet with a rounded habit. The fruit are edible. Other popular cultivars include: Alma Fig, Brown Turkey Fig, Italian Honey Fig and LSU Purple Fig.

Aired: 10/04/13

Rating: NR

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In the Garden is a local public television program presented by PBS NC.