Fig | Purple Vigilante

Fig | Purple Vigilante

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$17.50
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$17.50
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The Purple Vigilante is a Heritage variety of fig with a purple coloured skin and a reddish purple flesh. They are known for providing super sweet fruit.

Figs are deciduous so the tree will lose its leaves in winter. Suitable to grow in a large pot or in the ground.

Please contact us if you have any questions about buying this fruit tree.

Tree Specifications

Scientific Name
Ficus Carica ‘Purple Vigilante’
Fruiting Months
October, November, December, January, February, March (calendar)
Purchase Height
1 - 2 feet
Maximum Height
2-5 metres
Pot Size
4 Litres
Propagation Method
Cutting
Self-Pollinating
Yes

Top Tips for Planting

  • Plant in full sun
  • Prefers well-drained soil with plenty of organic matter

Top Tips for Growing

  • Regular watering 
  • Benefits from a good fertiliser applied as directed

FAQs

Is it suitable for growing in pots?

Figs grow and produce well in a large pot 75 Litres plus. 

How much water does it require?

Fig trees require regular watering. 

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. 

Delivery Information

Please contact us if you would like to discuss delivery options. There is a minimum order requirement of $65 and delivery charges apply. Alternatively, order online and come and collect from us. See our Collection and Delivery Policy (Shipping Policy) for more information.


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.