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  • Barnisotte DFIC# 69

    Donated from: California, United States (Comment: Donated to NCGR, Davis) Donors: University of California.
    Maintained by the Natl. Germplasm Repository - Davis. NPGS received: 01-Jan-1900

    The above UNVERIFIED accession names were cited as synonyms in Fig Varieties: Hilgardia, Vol. 23, No. 11, 1955, p. 422, by Condit. Rating of this variety by fig grower, Mr. Ray Givan, in Pomona, Vol. XXIX, No. 1, Winter 1996: Very good; sours in rainy weather.
    DFIC# 69:
    http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs...lay.pl?1002064


    Barnisotte
    aka


    Descriptions:
    A very large fig. Purplish-black, lighter or even green towards the stalk. Numerous white flecks. Pulp is light strawberry. Turbinate-pyriform, sometimes oblique with a broad apex. Eye medium, open. Leaf: base cordate; 5 lobes, middle lobe spatulate, side lobes latate. Flavor is sweet and rich. Needs heat to develop good flavor and adequate sugar. Very good to excellent fresh; poor when stewed as it breaks up. Well-adapted in the Southwest and South. (1)
    Skin and flesh colors: Purple; strawberry. Grows well in most regions. More tolerant of cold than most fig varieties so recommended for marginal fig regions. This variety produces abundant crops of large figs at a young age.

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    Additional Info:


    Additional Photos:
    http://figs4fun.com/Thumbnail_Barnisotte.html


    References:
    1. http://figs4fun.com/Varieties.html
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    Last edited by OurFigs; 07-12-2015, 10:30 AM.

  • #2
    Barnisotte:





    Zone / Region:
    zone 6a.

    Cultural practice:
    A very vigorous grower in a container.

    Leaf descriptions:


    Fig descriptions:
    Reliably gives great tasting dark figs.

    Growth habits:
    Last edited by OurFigs; 03-04-2015, 11:49 PM.
    Art
    Western Pa -6a

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    • #3
      Barnisotte




      Zone / Region:
      zone 7A

      Cultural practice:


      Leaf descriptions:


      Fig descriptions:


      Growth habits:
      Can be top notch if the figs hang on till fully ripe. They often rip off when half ripe. Has a very tender texture. Fruit has changed considerably after digging from the ground.

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