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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 felt so sorry for the tree I went back the next day, bought it, then planted it in the chicken yard.

Over the past two weeks to tree has put on maybe 5 - 6 inches of growth.

The big question, is the root stock a fig tree, or something else? I guess I could wait a few months to find out, but wanted to ask before then.

Has anyone had a Brown Turkey Fig come back from the roots? If so, did it bear true to form?
 

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Figs can be propagated by cuttings and if that is how your turkey fig was propagated the shoots should bear brown turkey figs.

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Fig plants are commonly propagated by cuttings. Dormant cuttings of 2- or 3- year old wood, or basal parts of vigorous first year shoots with a heel of two-year branch at the base, should be used for propagation. Cuttings should be ½ to ¾ inches in diameter and eight to twelve inches long (Morton 1987).
 

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Figs are virtually never grafted onto a root stock. If it is coming up from the roots, it will be the same as the top part that died.
 

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Figs are very tough. I found one I planted in the back years ago as a small cutting. It is only a few feet tall, but it is still struggling to grow and getting bigger.

The ones I planted near the house died back to the roots twice during hard winters.

I have propagated a half-dozen figs just from rooting cuttings in moist potting mix.
 
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