Reportingdata submitted in the fall of 2007.
Plantingwere made during the spring of 2007, unless
Summer:high temps in mid-70's; low temps in the low
Winter:high temps in the high 60's; low temps in the
Mostdays have good morning sun followed by afternoon
Theplanting area has full sun exposure.
Allplants were planted in local soil augmented with
homemadecompost and fertilized after 3 months with
Reportby fig type:
WhiteCadota: (planted during spring of 2006) high=8';
fruitingwith small sweet fruit.
Violettede Bordeaux: cutting is 7"high with no
leavesbut the plant is still alive as tested by the
brightgreen coloring under the bark. Thecutting
appearsto be rooted.
VerdalLongue: the cutting is 16"high with many
BrownTurkey: (age unknown) has manybranches and
reachesa height of 12' and spreads 15' across; is
producingmany fruit that are nearly the size of
tennisballs; the fruit are very sweet when allowed to
ripenfully; fruiting occurs in late summer and the
plantloses nearly all of its leaves over the winter.