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Persimmon

Persimmon produces fragrant flowers which develop into orange-yellow fruits rich in Vitamin C that are popular in puddings, cookies, cakes, custard, and sherbet. A tea can be made from the leaves and the roasted seed is used as a coffee substitute.

Plant Features:

  • Height: 35 - 60'
  • Spread: 20 - 35'
  • Shape: Oval to rounded
  • Foliage: Dark green
  • Fall Foliage: Yellow to reddish purple
  • Zone: 5 - 9
Plant information and imagery used by permission from Bailey Nurseries.
Plant Features are recommendations for optimal performance. Availability subject to change.

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