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  • Breakfast this morning

    Sorry I didn't think to take the interior shot of this LSU Gold . It was great and very similar to the 1st one we tried back in mid July that I did show the inside below; ripe banana and tropical fruit combo with mild crunch. Along with a few RdB and fresh cinnamon raisin toast we were good. Thanks Clark, for sharing this great fig with us. I also got to grill a couple of figs for the 1st time after dinner. The were Florea and were nice, mostly sweet flavor but interesting texture after grilling a bit.Click image for larger version

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    Tony; Pickens county, SC zone 7b

    Care for the Earth...there's no place like home

  • #2
    Grilled bacon wrapped figs would make an excellent appetizer.
    Tony, Toronto Canada USDA 4B now 5B apparently!!
    Wishlist:
    Yellow Neches, St Martain, Texas Peach.

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    • Otis
      Otis commented
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      Sounds like a wonderful combo, but we don't eat meat, ceptin' for the occasional garden insect.

  • #3
    Oh man that looks good.....high hopes for mine!

    Happy Growing!
    Kevin, N. Ga 7b Cheers!

    Wishing all of you a bountiful harvest!

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    • #4
      Tony: You sure are welcome. And that looks like an interesting coin in your picture. Did you find it locally? Clark
      Clark in (8a) North Augusta, SC; in the ground: LSU Purple, LSU Gold, Lattarula (aka White Marseilles, Blanche, Italian Honey), Celeste, Brown Turkey, Pine Tree Plantation Unk (local find), Panache, Butterworth Unk

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      • Otis
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        I think it was in my dad's house when we were cleaning up, I'm pretty sure there was a collector in the family at some point, but not sure who. I've had it about 40 years of it's long life.

    • #5
      Looks like a great fig!
      Round Rock, TX 8b
      WL: Delicious figs

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      • #6
        What did the coin taste like?
        Growing figs in pots in Sydney, Australia - Zone 10

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        • Otis
          Otis commented
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          A little oily and with a hint of war brewing

        • jose
          jose commented
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          Nice!

      • #7
        ummmm... I didn't get the invite?
        Toronto, Canada USDA Zone 5. Wish List: Azores Dark, Malta Black, Sucrette, LSU Hollier and Violet Sepor. I'm always interested in trading cuttings if your in the Southern Ontario area. Thank You!

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        • Otis
          Otis commented
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          Kind of impromptu, but my fig family is always welcome
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