Atreano - 2 dormant unrooted cuttings
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All my figs are container grown in Wisconsin. Cuttings were taken in late November after trees had gone dormant and have been stored in a fridge at 37-40 degrees. Atreano will ripen container grown figs in Wisconsin without a greenhouse. You are bidding on 2 dormant unrooted cuttings of Atreano.
figs4fun.com describes Atreano:
"Atreano is a superb golden-green fig, larger than Alma or Italian Golden Honey and with a similar light sweet flavor. The golden rose interior is juicy and makes a fabulous addition to summer fruit salads -- marvelous eaten out of hand. The fruit hangs well on the tree, although it should be harvested promptly when ripe for the best flavor. Fast growing, sturdy tree that produces large crops of juicy figs in midsummer."
I’ve been growing and trialing figs in southwestern Wisconsin for 30 years. My focus was on container figs which will ripen in Wisconsin without a greenhouse, but now that I have an unheated hoophouse & I’ve been putting many varieties in the ground.
I am sacredgroveorganics on eBay and run a Facebook group called NORTHERN FIG GROWERS which has several thousand members. I also sell cuttings of currants, grapes, elderberries, willows, kiwis and scionwood of pears and mulberries.