Fig Variety Details

General

Variety
Texas Blue Giant
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NPGS ID
AKA

Blue Giant, Fannick's Blue Giant

Description

Extra large fig with purple skin and amber flesh, very sweet. Ever-bearing habit.

This large purple skinned fruit with amber flesh that was introduced by the well know fruit hybridist from San Antonio Texas, Eddie Fanick. It is very large and very sweet. It is good fresh or dried. Good Breba crop and main crop. Good on the coast hot inland climates. Closed eye

Condit Monograph

n/a

Family
California Brown Turkey
Type
Common
Collection
Non-Carica
Availability
Excellent
Beginner
Average

Strains

Variety Strains

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Main Crop

Main Season
Main Yield
Average
Main GDD
Main Ripen Days
Main Crop Flavors
Main Additional Flavors
Main Fruit Size
100-150g
Main Seed Crunch
Main Skin Thickness
Main Eye Opening
Open
Main Eye Description
Main Fruit Drop Resistance
Average
Main Split Resistance
Main Uses
Drying
Main Additional Notes

Breba Crop

Breba
Yes
Breba Yield
Breba GDD
Breba Flavor (Difference from Main)
Breba Ripening Days
Breba Fruit Size
100-150g
Breba Seed Crunch
Breba Skin Thickness
Breba Eye Opening
Breba Eye Description
Breba Fruit Drop Resistance
Breba Split Resistance
Breba Uses
Breba Additional Notes

7/11, 172g

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Climate

Vigor
Average
Cold Hardiness
High
Zone
6, 7, 8, 9, 10
FMV Resistance
Average
RKN Resistance
Average
Container Adaptable
Average
Rooting Ease
Average
Produces After Die-back
Average
Rain Tolerance
Average
Additional Climate Notes

Season: Sept-Oct

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