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Variety
Barada
AKA

DFIC 257, Honey Barada

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Description

Excellent tasting honey type fig. Tree originated in Sidnaya, Syria (Historic town in mountains near Damascus), It has been grown by Syrian immigrant in Pennsylvania. Fruit is small to medium.  Despite its relatively small size it's packed with sugar and has a very tasty sweet flavor.

HarveyC @ Figaholics: Barada - Small fig originating from Syria. Very sweet honey type fig with nice melon type flavor, smooth texture, mild to moderate seed crunch. Leaves have a very ornamental shape.

Reported to be originally from Syria. Accession was donated. 07-Feb-2006. California United States. Donors: Verdick, Jon, California Rare Fruit Growers Association. Comment: Donated to NCGR, Davis.

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Condit Group
Family
TBD
Sub Family
Type
Common
Non-Carica
No
Origin
Syria
Collections
Trees of Joy Introductions
US Availability
Poor
Beginner
Poor
Commercial Suitability
Cold Hardiness
Vigor
Average
Produces After Die-back
Average
Rooting Ease
Average
Container Adaptable
Average
RKN Resistance
Average
FMV Resistance
Average

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Main Crop

Main Crop Flavor Rating
Main Crop Season
Mid
Main Crop Yield
Average
Main Crop Flavors
Honey, Melon, Sugar
Ross Raddi's Flavor Group
Main Crop Hang Time
Main Crop Fruit Size
Small
Main Crop Seed Crunch
Light
Main Crop Toughness
Main Crop Eye Opening
Main Crop Fruit Drop Resistance
Average
Main Crop Split Resistance
Main Crop Rain Tolerance
Average
Main Crop Drying on Tree Capability
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