Have figs but cannot get them to ripen? Come hear the secrets of successfully growing figs in the Puget Sound area from Bob “Kiwibob” Glanzman at the September 12, 2013 meeting of the Snohomish County Fruit Society. The meeting will start at 7 pm at the Boys and Girls Club of Snohomish, 402 2nd Street, Snohomish, WA 98290. A brief business meeting will precede the presentation.
Bob “Kiwibob” Glanzman is the proprietor of Puget Sound Kiwi Co. in Seattle. In 1999, Bob initiated the Puget Sound Regional Fig variety test to determine what varieties of figs grow well in the Puget Sound area. He operates a website with information on figs and kiwi: http://sites.google.com/site/kiwifruitsalad2