Fig trees can be a striking feature of your garden with their deciduous leaves and sweet and moist fruits with a unique flavour. Try the old French variety, rouge de Bordeaux, or the best fig fruit tree for UK climate, brown turkey. Browse more fruit plants to make your garden the aromatic, eye-catching place it deserves to be.
One of the best and most popular figs for the British climate. 'Brown Turkey' is a hardy, deciduous shrub that reliably crops in the UK. In the summer it produces an abundance of large brown fruit with juicy red flesh underneath.
Once established, the plant is drought tolerant and provides excellent shade, and also produces wonderful Mediterranean fruit that are naturally rich in Vitamin C. It will grow well in a pot, or sunk into the ground to within 2.5cm (1") of the top of the rootball. Can be a skin irritant in conjunction with sunlight.