Figs

Photo: Fig Tree

Fig = Ficus carica, an Asian species of flowering plants in the mulberry family. Native to the Middle East and western Asia, it has been cultivated since ancient times, and is now widely grown throughout the world, both for its fruit and as an ornamental plant.

Recommended listening
Know your onions: the fig – Everything you wanted to know about the fruit of the gods.

Recipes
delicious-fig-recipes-for-every-occasion

Elsewhere on the Web
https://www.webmd.com/food-recipes/fruit-month-figs

Photos
Oaxaca 2007: Fig Tree Promotion - Come tus propios higos en 3 años @DulcesTioQuique

Wikipedia
Common fig
Mission fig

Planeta.com

Fruit

Food, Health and Cultivating Communities

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