Fig Tree
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Fig trees

Zone 95227 | dandonb added on January 4, 2016 | Answered

How will planting a female fig tree next to my male fig tree allow the male tree to produce edible fruit?

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    Downtoearthdigs
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    Answered on January 5, 2016

    Most Fig Tree's that are grown in the home garden are self pollinating and do not require a 2nd tree pollinator.

    There are many varieties that do require both a male and female tree and the pollination is done by the pollinating wasps that transfer the pollen.

    Here is a link with more information.

    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/figs/different-types-of-fig-trees.htm

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