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Fig - Ficus carica 'Napolitana' - Mature Espalier - 160-180cm - 70lt

Fig - Ficus carica 'Napolitana' - Mature Espalier - 160-180cm - 70lt

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Ficus carica 'Napolitana' is a variety of fig tree known for its sweet, flavorful fruit and attractive, glossy leaves. When grown as an espalier, this plant is trained to grow flat against a wall or trellis, making it a great option for small gardens or urban spaces.

The espalier form of Ficus carica 'Napolitana' typically features a central trunk that is trained to grow vertically, with lateral branches that extend horizontally and are trained to grow in a specific pattern. This results in a beautifully structured plant that can be used as a living fence or ornamental feature in a garden.

The leaves of Ficus carica 'Napolitana' are large and shiny, with a deep green color that makes them a great backdrop for the plant's fruit. The figs themselves are medium-sized, with a rich, sweet flavor that makes them a popular choice for fresh eating or baking.

Overall, Ficus carica 'Napolitana' is a great choice for anyone looking to add a unique, attractive, and productive plant to their garden. Whether grown as a traditional tree or trained as an espalier, this fig variety is sure to impress with its beautiful foliage and delicious fruit.

  • Common Name

    Fig 'Napolitana'

  • Family

    Moraceae

  • Type

    deciduous tree

  • Pot Size

    70

  • Height (cm)

    160-180cm

  • Native To

    garden origin, Italy

  • Flower

    no visible flowers

  • Foliage

    large, attractive, aromatic, hand-like, deep green leaves

  • Maturation period

    10-20 years

Key Info

Size & Spacing

Mature Height

2.5-4m

Mature Width

2.5-4m

Shape / habit

bushy

Preferred Location

Orientation

South-facing, sheltered

Soil Type

neutral, full sun

Soil moisture

moist but well-drained

Growing Period

Flower

no visible flowers

Foliage

spring, summer, autumn

Fruit

autumn

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During this time, we have developed a large stock of trees, mature evergreen shrubs, conifers, Japanese maples, cedars and olives. What sets us apart from a generic garden center is solid unwavering focus on trees and some bigger shrubs. You will find thousands of trees, hundreds of varieties and lots of experts who are working on the nursery and more than willing to help you to choose a plant for you.

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