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Q.why my fig tree had just a few figs the first time?

Zone 10025 | REgi added on June 8, 2018 | Answered

I have a fig tree in my back yard close to the beach. It had a few figs the first time than had no more. What is wrong?

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Answered on June 9, 2018

If this has been recently planted, or is a young tree, then this is normal. It can take several years before it will bear a significant crop.

Alternatively, there may be a deficiency, or a lack of pollination, if you do not have any of the wasps that are required for pollination.

This article will give you more information on the care of figs: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/figs/how-to-grow-figs.htm

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