Black Malta Cuttings 4 for $14 PLUS FREE SHIPPING IN USA
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3 NOW 4 cuttings for $14 PLUS FREE SHIPPING IN USA
BLACK MALTA is a deep purple outside with a red inside fig nice size with a berry complex flavor. VERY COLD HARDY down to -3 F here in Raleigh.
The Black Malta fig variety endemic to the Mediterranean region. It has an EXCELLENT very sweet berry almost like jam flavor.
The first pictures are of the cuttings I took. The next are of BLACK MALTA.
The cuttings you see are an EXAMPLE of what you will receive. Your actual cuttings will be slightly different.
Pictures are of the trees this past year after our BRUTAL winter down to MINUS 3 last year.
All Cuttings will be cut FRESH after you order - just before shipping - they will average 6”- 9 .5” in length. All with at least 3 nodes or more.
Very very cold hardy with NO die back our last very cold winter here in North Carolina.
Tolerates PART SHADE & the heat and humidity here in zone 7 in the south. It has thick skin and a tight eye, helping with resist rain and humidity. Very well adapted to hot, humid conditions like the south. Be careful to not over water in pots.
The Black Malta fig tree produces two crops. First about June or July, the breba first crop produces less fruit but larger in size fruit than on the 2nd or main crop in late August. The main last crop produces more fruit.
They have been washed in a light solution of ORGANIC dish soap only and allowed to air dry. They are wrapped and refrigerated.
At least 6”-8” long with a minimum of 3 nodes.