Ficus carica ‘O’Rourke’
O’Rourke is an intoduction from the Louisiana Agricultural Center. It is a cross ‘Celeste’ x C1 (a Capri fig from California.) The fruit is medium size, tan to brown in color with the inside flesh being tan with a little red toward the center. It has a partially closed eye, is round at the bottom and tapers toward the stem with a long neck. Great Flavor. Plant in full sun in well drained soil. Figs make a good container plant for for deck or patio. Hardy in zones 8-10, This self-fruitful tree grows to 7-10 feet. Our plants are shipped in 1 gallon sized containers.