Fig Variety Details

Fig Variety Main Info

Variety
Alma
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NPGS ID
DFIC 31
AKA

Fall Gold, White, Italian White

Description

A small to medium, golden-brown, pear-shaped (pyriform) fig with amber pulp. Sweet and delicate flavor. Bred by Texas A & M and released in 1940. Well-adapted in the Southeast. Highly resistant to fruit rots. Wood is very hardy. Excellent quality, being succulent and sweet, with barely noticeable seeds and with a well-sealed eye. Very productive, compact tree is cold hardy and has a prolonged spring dormancy. A 1974 Texas Agricultural Experiment Station introduction. Fruit ripens mid-July `til frost.

Source: US Breeding Program

Condit

n/a

Family
Type
Common
Readily Available?
Yes
Gateway?
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Main Crop

Main Season
Late
Main Flavor Group
Sugar Honey
Main Skin Color
Golden / Brown
Main Pulp Color
Amber / Light Yellow
Main Eye
Small, with resin
Main Flesh Color
Main Drying Suitable?
Yes
Main Preserves Suitable?
Main Additional Notes

Breba Crop

Breba?
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Breba Pulp Color
Breba Flesh Color
Breba Eye
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Breba Drying Suitable?
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Climate

Cold Hardy?
Yes
Zone
7, 8, 9, 10
Wind Resistant?
Yes
Good Container Variety?
Yes
Easy Rooting?
Yes
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