‘Little Miss Figgy’ Dwarf Fig

Ficus caria ‘Little Miss Figgy’ PP27929

‘Little Miss Figgy’ is an excellent ornamental and fruit-bearing landscape plant. With a dwarf compact habit, it is smaller and more cold hardy than comparable figs, yet bears large and more prolific fruits spring and fall. It boasts dark green deeply lobed leaves and deep burgundy fruits with a sweet center.

Bloom/Feature

Prolific, dark purple fruits in late summer

Plant Type

EdiblesNew Introductions

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

USDA Zones

7, 8, 9, 10

Zone Detail

0°F

Key Features

Attracts Birds / Butterflies, Compact Habit, Disease / Pest Resistance, Drought Tolerance, Dwarf, Easy Care, Edible, Heat Tolerance, Returns Year After Year, Tolerates Clay Soil, Upright Habit, Year-Round Interest

Flowering Season

Spring

Use

Accent, Container, Low Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Planting

Exposure

Full Sun

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Tolerates a wide range

Fertilizer

Yearly in early spring

Dimensions

4–6' H x 3–4' W

Pruning

Not needed but if desired, in winter

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in full sun to part shade
  • dig hole 2X the width of pot,
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants