Jun 11, The third method of fig propagation involves how to start a fig tree indoors. This method is good for an early start if your spring weather is unsettled. Follow the method above for taking fig cuttings. Line the bottom of a 6-inch (15 cm.) pot with newspaper and add 2 inches (5 cm.) of sand or potting soil. Stand four of your treated cuttings upright in the pot and fill around them with soil.
Fig Tree Dormant Cuttings. All of the fig trees we offer have been chosen with these useful characteristics in mind: Produce fruit on new growth wood (main crop); mid summer to early fall ripening; high vigor; good to excellent flavor; will be root hardy outside to at least USDA climate zone 6 (In cold climates I recommend potted. Jul 23, For potted fig trees that spend the winter protected from freezes in your basement or garage, cuttings are best taken just before the tree wakes up in spring.
This is because cuttings that are about to wake up are full of vigor and ready to root, and the overwinter protection means their leaf buds won’t have been killed by a freeze during the cold season.
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Cuttings will have at least 3 nodes with a thickness greater than a pencil (most like a marker) and are about inches in length. Quantities are limited and availability is subject to change. For those ordering Ross' Verdino del Nord, I purchased it from Bass under the name bushhaul.baron: 24 Rohrerstown Road Lancaster, PA, United States.