The Best Spot to Plant a Fig Tree

Plant fig trees in full sun, preferably along a south-facing wall. They must have well-drained soil and are hardy to zone 8. Mature, dormant trees can withstand temperatures as low as 10 degrees F.

Keywords: growing figs, fig trees, planting figs

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Jenn Mercer is a Writer, Poet, and Translator (French > English) living in Raleigh, NC. She has Bachelors degrees in both English (Creative Writing) and French from NC State University. Mercer has been published in the Grapevine, Astropoetica, Talkin Blues, Nth Degree, the CATI Quarterly, The Fix, and Uncle John's Bathroom Reader for Kids.