Re: [gardeners] Weekend in the garden

Margaret Lauterbach (
Mon, 13 May 2002 15:24:32 -0600

Thanks. I asked the question because I used to have a fig tree in my 
greenhouse.  When it formed a fig, I didn't know what to do, and must have 
done the wrong thing because the fig was dry.  Margaret L

>To Margaret and all,
>Fig trees have no flowers on the branches.  The fruit is like an
>inverted blossom with the flowers inside which produce the seed.  We get
>2 crops from Black Mission each year.  The first and best is in early
>June and the 2nd in the fall.  -Olin
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Margaret Lauterbach" <>
> > What insects pollinate your figs, George?  Margaret L
> >