please read carefully before buying. between 3 December and 8 January we will be on vacation. all orders will be shipped on January 9, 2018. you will receive the registration number, which will be valid from January 9th. thank you happy Birthday ! ***SELF POLLINATING*** Ficus carica is a deciduous Tree growing to 6 m (19ft) by 6 m (19ft) at a medium rate. It is hardy to zone 7 and is not frost tender. It is in flower from Jun to September, and the seeds ripen from August to September. Sweet and succulent, a fully ripe specimen is an exquisite fruit that almost literally melts in the mouth.