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Diospyros virginiana, Persimmon

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 Diospyros virginiana
Family: Ebenaceae
Persimmon
Origin: Eastern United States
Can be used for bonsaiSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterDeciduousEdibleSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

A small to medium sized tree to 60 feet with a round-topped crown of crooked branches. A plum-like berry that is green before ripening, turning orange to black when ripe, 3/4 to 2 inches in diameter, leafy bracts on top of fruit. The fruit is very astringent and mouth numbing when green, sweet and edible when ripe after a hard freeze; matures in mid to late fall. Prefers moist, well drained soil but tolerates dry soil.


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 Diospyros virginiana, Persimmon

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