Persimmon

Diospyros virginiana

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  • Persimmon | Persimmon (Diospyros virginiana) Photo: Bruce Crossing
  • Persimmon | Persimmon (Diospyros virginiana) Photo: Bruce Crossing
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Basic Information

Other names

Common Persimmon, Eastern Persimmon

Order

Ericales

Family

Ebenaceae

Leaf Color

Dark Green

Bloom Color

Yellow

Persimmon Facts

Persimmon (Diospyros virginiana) trees have an orange fruit that tastes date-like when ripe. The fruit is a very important food source to wildlife.

Persimmon Distribution



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