The Brown Turkey is a wonderfully robust fig variety producing delicious fruit. Definitely a worthwhile fruit tree variety to grow here in South East Queensland. The fruit is coloured shades of brownish pink and has sweet, juicy flesh. Figs are deciduous, so they will lose their leaves in winter. Suitable to grow either in a large pot or in the ground.
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- Scientific Name
- Ficus Carica 'Brown Turkey'
- Fruiting Months
- October, November, December, January, February, March (calendar)
- Purchase Height
- 2 - 3 feet
- Maximum Height
- 2 - 5 metres
- Pot Size
- 4 Litres
- Propagation Method
Top Tips for Planting
Top Tips for Growing
Is it suitable for growing in pots?
Absolutely! Figs grow well in a large pot and can be comfortably kept pruned to 2-3 metres.
How much water does it require?
Figs require regular watering whilst they are becoming established.
When will it start fruiting?
Your Fig tree may well produce its first few fruit within 12-24 months of planting. Once they are more mature they will often have a large summer harvest followed by a smaller mid-Autumn harvest.
Fruit Trees make Great Gifts!
How about giving a Fruit Tree for someone's birthday or special occasion?
For something extra special, you can choose a tree that will bear fruit around that time.
Check out our Fruiting Calendar to find the perfect variety.
Not sure what to choose? Consider a gift card.