Fig Variety Details

General

Variety
Forbes
Favorite

Favorited By 0 Users

Our Figs Varieties List
NPGS ID
AKA

Forbes Hardy

Description
Condit Monograph

(syn. Forbes Hardy). A seedling also distributed by G. P. Rixford; grown and fruited by C. T. Forbes, Fresno, California; described by Condit (1928a) and illustrated by him (1928c).

Tree with spreading habit of growth; terminal buds green.

Mamme crop fair; figs medium, spherical to pyriform, with short, flattened neck; ribs fairly prominent; color green; interior purple.

Profichi crop fair only; figs medium, turbinate, with distinct neck generally compressed or flattened; ribs prominent and somewhat elevated white flecks large, scattered; color green to yellowish green; interior purple. A caprifig of no particular value, and no longer propagated.

Family
TBD
Type
Caprifig
Collection
Non-Carica
Availability
Beginner
Low

Strains

Variety Strains

Images

Main Crop

Main Season
Main Yield
Average
Main GDD
Main Ripen Days
Main Crop Flavors
Main Additional Flavors
Main Fruit Size
Main Seed Crunch
Main Skin Thickness
Main Eye
Main Fruit Drop Resistance
Average
Main Split Resistance
Main Uses
Main Additional Notes

Breba Crop

Breba
Breba Yield
Breba GDD
Breba Flavor (Difference from Main)
Breba Ripening Days
Breba Fruit Size
Breba Seed Crunch
Breba Skin Thickness
Breba Eye
Breba Fruit Drop Resistance
Breba Split Resistance
Breba Uses
Breba Additional Notes

Reviews

Other Comments

Climate

Vigor
Average
Cold Hardiness
Zone
FMV Resistance
Average
RKN Resistance
Average
Container Adaptable
Average
Rooting Ease
Average
Produces After Die-back
Average
Rain Tolerance
Average

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This