Originally Posted by Bass
I met a Greek couple with two large fig trees that came from Greece. One is a white and the other is dark. They're not sure why their white fig dropped all their figs, but that same one in Greece produced large figs and were excellent for fresh eating and drying. I explained to them that this is a smyrna type fig. Then she remembered her dad used to hang figs in a string on
that tree back in Greece, but never understood why.
Here's something to help you understand the pollination of figs in Greece.