Colorado Springs, CO (Zone 5B)
|Can I plant figs here in Colorado Springs, region 5b? I would rather plant them in the ground and not in containers.
|Answer from NGA
April 24, 2007
|Fig trees would not withstand your winter temperatures in the ground. If you want to try them in containers to move indoors, note that most varieties need a long period of very warm temperatures to bear a good fruit crop so read their descriptions carefully to see if they are suited. Good luck!
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