Fig Tree
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purple and white fig trees

Zone 7 | rdiconcilio added on December 5, 2016 | Answered

I'm in zone 7. What's the best way to protect fig trees from the cold of winter?

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Alisma
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Answered on December 6, 2016

Here are some ideas for how to protect figs in winter:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/figs/fig-cold-protection.htm
http://www.waldeneffect.org/blog/Winter_protection_for_a_large_fig_tree/

Figs are hardy in zone 7, so they may not need as intensive protection in these articles, but they can be damaged when the temperature drops below 25 degrees.

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