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Fig question

Posted by yawiney none (My Page) on
Wed, Jan 30, 13 at 3:44

I have a Petite Negri Fig coming from RT and realize It needs to go in a pot due to space. Can I leave it outside over winter? Zone 8. Sebastopol, CA

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RE: Fig question

I would, unless you know the roots in your pot would freeze over on any given night.

I wish I could:-)


RE: Fig question

  • Posted by tapla z5b-6a mid-MI (My Page) on
    Wed, Jan 30, 13 at 16:21

I agree. Pot it up in a fast draining medium. Keep the medium damp - not wet. Keep the plant outdoors whenever the temperature is 30* or above. You might wish to secure the plant against movement relative to the pot. Here's one way I do it:



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