Hachiya Oriental Persimmon

Hachiya Oriental Persimmon

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Diospyros kaki 'Hachiya'

Large, conical fruit Self-pollinating Outstanding ornamental tree; the leaves of many turn brilliant orange in the fall. Deep orange; no green (except at the stem) or yellow showing. When ripe, they should feel squishy Use them as soon as possible, within a few days at most. Unripe Hachiya persimmons can be ripened further by keeping them at room temperature for a week or more. There are two kinds of persimmons: the Fuyu, the kind you can eat right away, and the Hachiya, the kind you can't. If you bite into an unripe Hachiya persimmon,it is VERY bitter

 

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Fruit, nut, berry
foliage Type Deciduous
Height 20-30 ft
Spread 10-20 ft
Shape Upright, spreading
Primary foliage Color
Seasonal foliage Color
Flowering Season
Flower Color
Berries
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full sun
Water Preferences Well-drained soil
Cold Hardin