Fig Tree
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Figs

Zone Bakersfield, CA 93309 | Anonymous added on August 24, 2017 | Answered

My tree grow figs, but they just stay green and then rot. There is no in between where you can plunk them from the tree and eat them. What is your suggestion. Thank you, Bernie

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    Downtoearthdigs
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    Answered on August 25, 2017

    This might be a problem with watering, perhaps combined with high temperatures. Or it may be a nutrient deficiency.

    These articles explain why this happens:

    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/figs/figs-not-getting-ripe.htm
    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/figs/fig-drop.htm

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