Here is an official list of fig facts from Purdue University. These facts show everything from home remedies to nutritional information.
Here is a more human version of the nutritional information:
Here’s another good resource on Fig Facts. It’s an Australian site with info about how figs are grown in California. I found it to be particularly informative.
Fig Fact: Did you know that figs are not only fruit, but also flowers? How can this be?
Some of these trees are self-pollinating and others require a very tiny wasp. It enters through a little hole (the mouth) at the end of the fruit. Read more