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American Persimmon

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American Persimmon (Diospyros virginiana) is an easy to grow native to the eastern forest that produces a dark orange sweet fruit.  The fruit ripens in September and will continue to drop fruit all fall.  Persimmon are great eaten fresh, made into pudding, or turned into fruit leather.  Persimmon are a favorite food of deer, turkey, and squirrels, birds, and foxes making it a great tree for wildlife plantings and food plots.

Ships Mar-Apr 2022 based on the map below
12-18″ bare-root seedling.

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Plant QtyDiscount
5 - 9 5%
10 - 20 10%
21 + 15%

Description

American Persimmon (Diospyros virginiana) is an easy to grow native to the eastern forest that produces a dark orange sweet fruit.  The fruit ripens in September and will continue to drop fruit all fall.  Persimmon are great eaten fresh, made into pudding, or turned into fruit leather.  Persimmon are a favorite food of deer, turkey, and squirrels, birds, and foxes making it a great tree for wildlife plantings and food plots.

Characteristics

Pollination: Cross-pollination by a different variety of seedling.
Size: 30-75′ x 15-20′
Disease: Resistant
Ripening Date: Late September to November
Years to Bear 3-4
Taste: Sweet

Growing Conditions

USDA Zone: 4,5,6,7,8
Spacing: 15-20′
Light Exposure: Full Sun
Soil Type: Loamy well drained
Soil PH: 6.0-7.0

Additional information

Weight1 lbs
Dimensions18 × 1 × 1 in
Hardiness Zone

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American Persimmon

Purchase and earn 8 points!$7.95

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