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( Blue Celeste Fig )
|Blue Celeste is a vigorous tree that bears bronzy tinged, violet fruit, with rosy, amber pulp. Fruit ripens in June on old wood and often again in August on current year's wood. Fruit dries well on the tree in California. Fruit is resilliant to spoilage. Ideal for eating fresh or preserves. Leaves are 3 or 5 lobed, from 4 to 10 inches long. Provides dense shade. Locate where ripe fruit will not drop on patios, terraces or drives. Tolerant of a wide variety of soils and loves heat. Does not need pollination.
Important Info : Protect young figs from pocket gophers by planting in large, wire baskets.
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