The Fig Tree Violette Dauphine (Ficus Carica), or otherwise called "Grise de Tarascon" is a fast-growing autofertile variety with the advantage of being very productive, its large fruit is purple in color and has a sweet pink flesh, its generous fruiting occurs twice a year, the first is early, it appears in summer on the wood of the previous year, the second fructification hatched on the twigs of the year, this second harvest a little less productive is done in autumn between September / October.
Fig trees in general like sunny places, protected from the cold, ideally leaned against a wall facing south where they can really enjoy the sun.
Fig Tree Violette Dauphine is very cold-resistant, withstands winters without too much trouble down to -15 ° C, beyond the upper part is damaged, but this is not really a problem for him, because he will start his foot vigorously in the spring.
Resists drought very well.
Fructifies from the first year of planting.