General

Variety
LSU Scott's Black
AKA

Fantasia, Fantazia, L55-2-66, LSU Black, LSU Scotts Black, Scott's Black, Scotts Black

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Overall Quality
Excellent
Description

An OFFICIAL LSU release.

A premier berry-molasses flavor fig, late ripening.

This red to dark purple fig is one of the most outstanding figs. The flavor is excellent. Has better shelf life than most varieties. Well adapted to South. Plant in full sun in well drained soil.  Figs will grow in sandy as well as clay soils.  A good container plant for your deck or patio.  Self-fertile.  Height 10 to 20 feet.

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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
Non-Carica
No
Origin
Louisiana, US
Collections
LSU Official
US Availability
Excellent
Beginner
Excellent
Commercial Suitability
High
Cold Hardiness
Vigor
Excellent
Produces After Die-back
Excellent
Rooting Ease
High
Container Adaptable
Excellent
RKN Resistance
Excellent
FMV Resistance
Excellent

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Main Crop

Main Crop Flavor Rating
High
Main Crop Season
Mid-Late
Main Crop Yield
Excellent
Main Crop Flavors
Berry, Fruity, Honey, Molasses
Ross Raddi's Flavor Group
Fruity Berry
Main Crop Hang Time
Main Crop Fruit Size
Small
Main Crop Seed Crunch
Moderate
Main Crop Toughness
Average
Main Crop Eye Opening
Tight
Main Crop Fruit Drop Resistance
Excellent
Main Crop Split Resistance
Excellent
Main Crop Rain Tolerance
Excellent
Main Crop Drying on Tree Capability
High
Main Crop Uses
Dried, Fresh

Breba Crop

Breba Crop?
Yes
Breba Crop Flavor Rating
Breba Yield
Breba Flavor
Breba Fruit Size
Breba Seed Crunch
Breba Crop Toughness
Breba Eye Opening
Breba Fruit Drop Resistance
Breba Split Resistance
Breba Rain Tolerance
Average
Breba Uses

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