Fig Tree

Winterizing my fig tree

Zone Newquay Cornwall | Anonymous added on November 22, 2019 | Answered

Hi, My fig tree has almost shed all its leaves for the winter period. Before pruning back do I remove the existing fruits or leave them on the tree and cover the whole thing up? Please advise.

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Answered on November 23, 2019

Experts recommend removing the fruits, prune lightly to thin and shape and clean deadwood and crossing branches, then cover.

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