Black Mission Fig Tree
Two Yearly Crops With Black Mission Fig Tree
- Delicious, Prolific Harvests in Spring and Fall
- Easy Care
- Hardy and Long Lived
- Does Well In Containers
- Wonderful Large Leaves
Fig lovers rejoice! If your family is big on Figs, then owning a Black Mission Fig Tree (Ficus carica 'Mission') makes a lot of sense. This prolific tree produces two harvests each year.
How nice to be able to run outside and harvest fresh Figs for snacking, baking and more. All from your very own tree!
Growers love this Fig for its easy-care nature, whether planted in the ground in Zones where the climate is cooperative, or planted in a container in colder Zones. Just shift it indoors when the weather turns cold!
The Black Mission Fig Tree requires minimal upkeep. You don't need to have a green thumb to grow this tree; just plant it and watch the magic unfold.
This popular tree thrives planted in the ground in Zones 7-10. It's also easily grown in a container. Just give it well-drained soil and full to partial sun.
Black Mission Fig starts producing faster than many other Fig or fruit varieties. This means that you can enjoy a bountiful harvest in just a few years when you opt for the Black Mission Fig.
Known as one of the most abundant Fig species, the Black Mission Fig Tree produces year after year. You'll love your long-term enjoyment in knowing you made a wonderful choice of Fig tree.
Black Mission Fig will generally give you two harvests a year - spring and fall. They don't require a lot of fuss to keep them looking and performing their best. Old wood will bear one initial harvest each spring; keep your taste buds on alert for a second harvest in the fall from the tree's new growth.
Enjoy your Black Mission Fig! There are so many ways to enjoy the luscious fruit. The large, handsome leaves also bring a decorator vibe to your landscape. Order today!
Buying Options for Plants
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
- Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
- Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.
Nature Hills Container Size by Volume
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.655 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|3.5" Container||Equal to||.67 dry quart / .74 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Ranges from||.31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume|
|6" Container||Equal to||1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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This proprietary eCommerce software prevents the shipment of a restricted plant to each state. The Plant Sentry system includes a shipment certification program. The Plant Sentry Compliance Officer works closely with NatureHills.com and each nursery or fulfillment center to ensure only compliant plants are sold to customers.
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At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.
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|Botanical Name||Ficus carica 'Mission'|
|Mature Height||20 - 35 feet|
|Mature Spread||20 - 35 feet|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun, Partial Sun|