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  1. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    I have a Brown Turkey Fig tree that is sprouting from the roots. Will it bear figs, or is it some type of root stock? A few weeks ago I dropped by a farm supply store to get some seeds. They had a pitiful looking fig tree that the top had died and it was sprouting from the base of the tree. I...
  2. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Which is the better fig tree, celeste or brown turkey fig? Two and a half years ago my grandkids and I planted a couple of brown turkey fig trees and a couple of Kadota fig trees. Here in southeast Texas during the summer of 2015 we had a drought that lasted 3 months. During that time I did...
  3. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    I have a fig tree in my yard that was injured buy frost over the winter.The main trunk has nasty splits in it and appears to be completely dead. As luck would have it I have a few shoots that have pushed there way up .Just around the root ball. This is the question should I take clippings and...
  4. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    I see fig trees will grow in places such as Missouri, Kentucky and Virginia. Anyone have experience with them? Our grocery has a few potted ones out front, and I see several vartieties, but don't know which are best for what. Do they really -thrive- that far north? Etc.
  5. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    I ordered two Celeste fig trees, and what arrived were rooted cuttings. The original stem of the cutting was still intact, though, obviously, had rotted for a year. The roots were fresh from that had been the node of the original cutting, with the new stem from that same node, and the vestigial...
  6. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Hello, I am looking to plant a fig tree in my yard but I cannot seem to find anyone that carryings seedlings for them. Can anyone form N. Texas direct me to a nursery that has fig trees? Also, I am considering a peach or a pear tree. How long after planting until it begins to produce fruit?
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