Can You Grow Fig Trees in Wine Barrels?

A fig tree can be grown in a wine barrel. Drill holes in the bottom of the wine barrel to provide the tree with drainage. A wine barrel gives the fig tree a large, heavy anchor. Place wheels on the bottom of the wine barrel to make it easier to move the tree around.

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