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  • Alma 2015 Main

    This tree was placed in ground April 2014 and died back to the
    ground this past winter. It is now about 8-9 feet tall. It is about
    six weeks later than last year producing its first fig. This is due
    to the die back. It receives 8-10 hours of sun a day.

    This fig is a very good light colored fig. It has taste of honey and
    melon. The skin is a little chewy and there was not seed crunch.
    We gave it an 8 on a 1-10. It may be another tree that doesn't
    get to stay if it can not produce after freezing to the ground.

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    newnandawg 7b Newnan, GA

  • #2
    Mike are you able to post some leaf photos when you get a chance? Thanks!
    Ed
    SW PA zone 6a

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    • #3
      Wow, that looks amazing. Does your Alma ooze honey? So what is the main difference between this and a honey fig - is it the extra melon taste that comes with Alma?

      I am bummed, I bought what was supposed to be an Alma from a nursery and it is definitely not Alma.

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