Fuyu Persimmon

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Diospyros kaki 'Fuyu'  

Oriental persimmons acclimated to the South Once established require very little care Soft sweet fruit ripens in the Autumn before the first frost.

Self-pollinating (like most self-pollinating fruit trees; it should produce a heavier & tastier crop if cross-pollinated)                   Space 20' apart.

Medium-large oblate fruit. Skin deep orange, flesh light orange Keeps well and is an excellent packer and shipper.                                              

Tree vigorous, spreading, productive.   

Photo courtesy of our Specialist Growing Friends at Texas Pecan Nursery and Toms Creek Farm & Nursery in Farmer, North Carolina (336) 857-2131

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Fruit Tree
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 20' - 30'
Spread 10' - 20'
Shape Upright Spreading
Primary Foliage Color Green
Seasonal FoliageColor Sheds its leaves in the colder months
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color Creamy White (w/green tinge)
Fruit Yes (Huge & Delicious)
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full Sun
Water Preferences Average: Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.
Cold Hardiness Zone 7 to 9