LSU Purple Fig – Nematode Resistant!
Another release from the LSU Agriculture Center fig program. LSU Purple is a medium size fig with purple to burgundy skin and light red flesh. This one we have bto label as bullet proof. It is one of the few fig tree that is resistant to fruit rot, nematodes and fig rust. Excellent flavor ones the tree has gained some age. Probably one of the best varieties for the humid south. Dense grower that looks good in the landscape. Closed eye One of the longest ripening figs we grow. Breba crop ripens in late June, crops again in July through September. Zones 8B-10.