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Fig 'Brown Turkey,' the ultimate choice for fig enthusiasts in the UK. This exceptional variety thrives when positioned against a south-facing wall or fence, but its versatility allows it to be trained over an arch or pergola as well. Reaching a height of 5 meters, this deciduous shrub boasts stunning, glossy, palmate leaves that add a touch of elegance to any garden.
Delighting both the eye and the taste buds, the 'Brown Turkey' fig tree produces an abundant harvest of brown, pear-shaped fruits with luscious red flesh. Bursting with rich sweetness, these delectable figs are ripe for picking from August to September, ensuring a delightful late summer treat. To maximize fruit yield, it is recommended to keep the roots restricted. Pruning in spring, after the threat of frost has passed, helps maintain the plant's vigor.
Not only does this fig variety offer a feast for the senses, but it also supports the essential role of bees in pollination. By attracting these vital pollinators, the 'Brown Turkey' fig contributes to a thriving ecosystem in your garden.
Perfectly adapted to the UK climate, the hardiness of Fig 'Brown Turkey' allows for successful outdoor cultivation. Its self-fertile nature ensures a bountiful harvest of sweet and juicy figs with deep red flesh beneath their brown skins. The lobed foliage of the fig tree adds a striking visual element, especially when fan trained against a sunny wall or grown in a container on the patio.
Fruit development begins in spring, with ripening occurring from August to September. In fact, if properly protected, a second crop may even develop in late summer, offering a delightful surprise the following year. Standing at a height of 3 meters and spreading up to 4 meters, this remarkable fig tree creates a captivating presence in any garden landscape.
Embrace the allure of Fig 'Brown Turkey,' an intriguing and ancient fruit that promises not only a stunning display but also a taste sensation.