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Diospyros virginiana 'Early Golden' - American Persimmon - Ebenaceae (The Ebony Family)
Diospyros virginiana 'Early Golden' - American Persimmon - Diospyros virginiana 'Early Golden' is one of the best American persimmons with very sweet, 1.5 inch wide, orange fruit.
Diospyros virginiana 'Early Golden' - Diospyros virginiana 'Early Golden' is one of the best American persimmons with very sweet, 1.5 inch wide, orange fruit.


 
1g
Price: $39.99
Zone Hardiness: 4-9
Light: Sun, Part Sun
Height: 10-15'
Width: 8-10'
Flower Colour: White/Cream

Stock Status:(Out of Stock)
Availability: Available this season. Most plants ready to ship in mid to late spring.
Product Code: 9311
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Description Fine Print
 
Diospyros virginiana 'Early Golden' is one of the best American persimmons with very sweet, 1.5 inch wide, orange fruit that taste like dates. Partially self-fertile. Plant with a male persimmon for larger crops. The Asian persimmons, D. kaki, are one of the most popular fruits in Asia. Its eastern US relative, D. virginiana, is lesser known but much hardier to zone 4 and produce small 1-2 inch wide, orange to reddish-purple fruit that are eaten fresh when soft like a ripe tomato or used in syrups, jellies, ice creams, and pies.
Details
  • Class: Deciduous
  • Soil Moisture: Average
  • Flowering Time: Summer
  • Fragrant: Yes
  • Foliage Colour: Green, Good Fall Colour
  • Deer Resistant: Unknown
  • Attracts:
  • Habitat: Forests, low-lying seasonally wet areas, dry ridges, rocky, open woods, prairies, thickets,along roadsides, and on abandoned farm land from sea level to 1100 metres.
  • Geographical Origin: Americas - North America
  • BC Native: No

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