Fig Trees - Knowledgebase Question

Inglis, Fl
Question by echoes482004
October 14, 2009
How do I keep them growing and bearing fruit? I have used Maricle grow, and it's been raining alot allso leaves are brown on the edges? help

Answer from NGA
October 14, 2009


The brown margins on the leaves can indicate overwatering or fertilizer burn. Sadly, fig trees are not always successful in Florida. Some varieties do better than others, though, so with any luck you have one that will thrive. The University of Florida extension service has a publication on fig tree growing that you might find helpful:

Good luck with your fig tree.

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