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Brown Turkey

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Fruit: Fig
Use: Dessert
Origin and History: Thomas Becket is said to have planted the first English fig garden, at Tarring, West Sussex, in the 12th C.
Season: Mid
Harvest Time: late Aug - early Sept

Qualities and Taste:
Large fruit, brownish-red with blue bloom. Rich and sugary flavour. (Source: RB).
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Map Reference: M 4
Form: Fan
Rootstock: None

Additional Information: Hardy and self-fertile.