American Persimmon Seedling Tree (Diospyros virginiana)
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12-18" seedling bare-root tree.
American Persimmon is an easy to grow native to the eastern forest that produces a dark orange sweet fruit.Â The fruit ripens in SeptemberÂ and will continue to drop fruit all fall.Â Persimmon are great eaten fresh, made into pudding, or turned into fruit leather.Â Persimmon are a favorite food of deer, turkey, and squirrels, birds, and foxes making it a great tree for wildlife plantings and food plots.Â Â DiospyrosÂ mean "fruit of the gods"
Pollination:Â Cross-pollination by a different variety of seedling. Size:Â 30-75' tall X 15-20' wideÂ Disease:Â Disease resistant. Ripening Date:Â Late September toÂ NovemberÂ Years to bear:Â 3-4 Taste:Â Sweet
USDA Zone:Â 4-8 Spacing:Â 15-20' Light Exposure:Â Full Sun Soil Type:Â LoamyÂ well drained Soil PH:Â 6.0-7.0