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Preston Prolific Fig

A vigorous and heavy cropping variety. Skin is  creamy yellow with and amber, sweet flesh. Harvested February to March. Use for fresh fruit, drying and jam. Figs prefer dry hot summers but need water when fruiting. Prefer well drained but fertile soil. Full-sun. Self-Pollinating.

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Specifications

Ripening Time February
Fertility Self-Fertile (produces viable pollen)
Growth Habit An open tree 3-4m height, can be trained in an informal fan.
Rootstock Not grafted
Chill Tolerance Normal chill

Pollination Guide

  • Pollination is far simpler than most people think. Generally, unless self fertile simply get 2 or more different varieties in the same group (eg pears) to ensure adequate pollination. A more comprehensive explanation can be found in our Pollination Guide
  • More information on Espaliering
  • More information in our Articles and on planting and pruning.
  • Answers to Common Questions.

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Preston Prolific Fig

Preston Prolific Fig

A vigorous and heavy cropping variety. Skin is  creamy yellow with and amber, sweet flesh. Harvested February to March. Use for fresh fruit, drying and jam. Figs prefer dry hot summers but need water when fruiting. Prefer well drained but fertile soil. Full-sun. Self-Pollinating.