Collecting the LSU Fig Varieties

Since the LSU fig varieties were bred for southern climates, they are among the most collected for dixie growers. But even northern fig lovers appreciate the LSU figs and grow them in containers, performing the fig shuffle, and even planting them in ground. It began back in the mid-1950’s, when Ed O’Rourke joined the LSU […]

Archipel Fig Tasting

I finally broke down and ordered some Tanglefoot to battle the ???? Tanglefoot on Amazon Archipel in the Fig Variety Database

Principles for When to Pick Figs

See the video presentation at the bottom. Figs in This Video Teramo fig tasting Teramo in the Fig Variety Database Lattarula fig tasting Lattarula in the Fig Variety Database Little Ruby fig tasting Little Ruby in the Fig Variety Database Ronde de Bordeaux fig tasting Ronde de Bordeaux in the Fig Variety Database Olympian fig […]

Teramo Unknown (Nebo?) Fig Tasting

Ross over at FigBoss.com suggested that the Teramo Unknown fig may be the same as the Nebo. Are they? Teramo Unknown in the Fig Variety Database Nebo in the Fig Variety Database Previous Nebo Fig Tasting

Nebo Fig Tasting

Does anybody grow this fig that can help me nail down this tropical flavor? Nebo in the Fig Variety Database

Chicago Hardy Fig Tasting

The Chicago Hardy fig is another good example of a variety that should not be overlooked just because it is inexpensive and widely available. Chicago Hardy in the Fig Variety Database

Ronde de Bordeaux Fig Tasting

Prolly a fig variety everyone should include in their fig orchard and some ramblings on ??? Ronde de Bordeaux in the Fig Variety Database Enlightenment Garden’s “Stops Ants from Invading your Figs” YouTube video The Millennial Gardener’s “Keep Ants Out Of Potted Plants Naturally With This Simple Trick” YouTube video

Brooklyn Dark Fig Tasting

Mother Nature was just not cooperating. After trying to do the video outside, I was finally forced in-doors. Brooklyn Dark in the Fig Variety Database