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Dalmatie fig trees

Ficus carica

Dalmatie is a popular green-fruited fig. The fruits are large, with a well-regarded flavour.

Dalmatie fig trees for sale

Pot-grown

All pot-grown trees are suitable for planting out in the garden, some are suitable for growing in containers.

  • PG12-year 7L pot-grown tree £34.50
    Medium tree (2m-3m after 10 years)
Pre-ordering

You can pre-order now for delivery from early September 2021 for pot grown trees (or late November / early December for bare-root). You do not need to pay at this stage - just add items to the basket and checkout as usual.

How to grow

As with all figs, plant in full sun in a sheltered spot. If planting in the ground, restrict the roots with paving slabs. Alternatively plant in a large container.

Dalmatie is less vigorous than most figs.

Advice on fruit tree pollination.

History

As the name suggests, this variety probably originated from Dalmatia, on the coast of Croatia.

Dalmatie characteristics

Growing

  • Gardening skillExperienced
  • Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
  • Pollinating othersAverage
  • Climate suitabilityTemperate climates

Using

  • Picking monthAugust
  • Picking seasonMid
  • CroppingLight
  • Keeping (of fruit)1 week
  • Food usesEating freshCulinary

Problems

  • Disease resistanceGood

Climate

    Identification

    • Fruit colourGreen - light