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Ficus carica Olympian (Hardy Fig)

Purple brown fruit with red to violet flesh grows on branches with bright green leaves. The sweet-tasting fruit ripens in early summer on old wood and in late summer on new wood. Moderate growth rate. Columnar habit.

Blooms: seasonal bloomer
4-8 ft tall x 9-12 ft spread
HARDY to -10°F (-23°C)
Attracts birds


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Part Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistant Moisture

Intense silver-green arching fronds with dark maroon veining turn a rich green in the summer. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid spring to summer
2 ft tall x 2-2.5 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant

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(SpinTop™ Series) These daisy-like flowers don petals of burnt orange with gold yellow tips and bloom from a red-brown frilled centre, growing on thin stems with sparse olive-green leaves in a bushy habit. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer to early fall
1 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
High salt tolerance
Attracts butterflies
Drought tolerant
Heat tolerant

Other plants in the SpinTop™ Series

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