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Q.Fig Tree

Zone n9e1x3 | briansimone3 added on June 15, 2020 | Answered

Hello, My fig tree is growing but I am not sure why some of the branches have not started growing any leaves. There are shoots coming from the bottom. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

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Answered on June 17, 2020

It would seem that your Fig has died back to the root. This can happen in areas that are slightly too cold for the tree.

Mulching heavily in the winter, or applying a burlap coat through winter can help.

Here are some articles for more information:




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