Do Fig Trees Grow Better in a Pot or in the Ground?

Fig trees grow well in the ground with 8 hours or more of sunlight and heat. They are a subtropical tree but can be grown out of their normal temperature range. In the case of growing fig trees in a cooler climate, they grow better in a pot.

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