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Variety
Bec De Perdiu
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BdP, Bec de Perdrix? SMN019IB

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Bec Perdiu is a cultivar of fig type common fig Ficus carica, Bifera (two crops per season: brebas in the spring and main crop in autumn), with figs skin black background color red with over reddish - brown located in the area of neck. It is grown on the collection of fig trees of Montserrat Pons i Boscana in Llucmajor Balearic Islands.

History
At the moment it cultivates it in its collection of Balearic figs Montserrat Pons i Boscana, rescued of an example or mother fig tree located in the term of Llucmajor in land of monoculture.

The variety 'Bec de Perdiu' is a variety of recent introduction of culture in the Balearic Islands, probably originally from the Tarragona area . Its name probably originates from the similarity of the neck of the fig to the peak of the partridge (Bec: Pico, in Catalan ).

Features
The fig tree 'Bec de Perdiu' is a bipe variety of the common fig type. Tree of high vigor, with a good development, rounded and irregular cup of quite thick leaves. Its leaves are 3 lobes (80% to 90%) and 1 lobe (10% to 20%). Its leaves with teeth present wavy margins. 'Bec de Perdiu' has little detachment of figs, a high productive yield and average harvest period. The cone-shaped yellowish-green apical bud.

The fruits of the fig tree 'Bec de Perdiu' are figs of a size of length x width: 35 x 41 mm, with a cucurbiform shape in both figs and figs, which present large and showy fruits, symmetrical, uniform in dimensions with a small percentage of paired fruits as well as abnormal formations, about 32,546 grams on average (large in smaller and smaller in figs), of epidermis with medium consistency, thin skin thickness of fine texture and rather soft, with color of reddish black background with reddish brown envelope located in the neck area. Ostiolo from 1 to 3 mm with small dark scales. Peduncle 3 to 5 mm cylindrical dark green. Cracks absent. Ribs marked. With a ºBrix (degree of sugar) of 19 juicy little sweet flavor, with red pulp color. With internal cavity absent or very small, with medium achenes. The fruits ripen during a period of medium harvest, of a beginning of maturation in the figs on June 10 and of the main harvest of figs on August 12 to September 28. High productive yield and medium harvest period.

It is used as fresh and dried figs in human food. Easy detachment and medium ease of peeling. Sensitive to adverse weather conditions. Moderately resistant to transport and opening of the ostiolus.

Cultivation
'Bec de Perdiu', is used as fresh and dried figs in humans. It is trying to recover of cultivated specimens in the Balearic fig collection of Montserrat Pons i Boscana in Llucmajor.

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Condit Group
Common Fig with Various Dark Shades of Red or Brown or Violet to Black Skin and Various Shades of Red Pulp
Family
TBD
Sub Family
Type
Common
Persistent Caprifig
No
Collections
Monserrat Pons
Non-Carica
No
US Availability
Poor
Beginner
Poor
Commercial Suitability
Low
Origin
Spain

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Main Crop

Main Crop Season
Early-Mid
Main Crop Yield
Excellent
Main Crop Flavors
Ross Raddi's Flavor Group
Main Crop Hang Time
Main Crop Fruit Size
3-Medium
Main Crop Seed Crunch
Main Crop Toughness
3-Average
Main Crop Eye Opening
Small
Main Crop Fruit Drop Resistance
2-Low
Main Crop Split Resistance
3-Average
Main Crop Rain Tolerance
1-Poor
Main Crop Uses
Dried, Fresh
Main Tree Drying Capability

Breba Crop

Breba Crop?
Yes
Breba Yield
Breba Flavor
Breba Fruit Size
3-Medium
Breba Seed Crunch
Breba Crop Toughness
3-Average
Breba Eye Opening
Open
Breba Fruit Drop Resistance
2-Low
Breba Split Resistance
3-Average
Breba Rain Tolerance
1-Poor
Breba Uses
Dried, Fresh

Climate

Vigor
4-High
Cold Hardiness
Produces After Die-back
3-Average
Rooting Ease
Average
Container Adaptable
3-Average
RKN Resistance
Average
FMV Resistance
3-Average

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