Each order of seeds contains 10 seeds.
The male parent is UCR271-1, a yellow colored persistent caprifig with a closed eye.
The female parent is Red Lebanese Bekaa Valley. Red Lebanese Bekaa Valley is originally from the Bekaa Valley in Lebanon, it has a black skin with a juicy red pulp. The fruit has a rich berry flavor with a nice balance of sweetness. This variety has produces really well in a 15 gallon pot for us.
Pictures are of the parent varieties.
All fig seedlings are unique and may or may not inherit the traits of their parents. These controlled crosses give you the best chance of producing high quality new varieties, but do not guarantee it. See our article on growing fig seeds for more information. To learn more about the controlled cross process see our article on hand pollination.