Persimmon tree growing tree of the genus Diospyros also known as Asian Persimmon tree, Japanese Persimmon tree, Persimmon tree perennial deciduous plant also used as ornamental plant, can grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 7-10.
Leaves are green in some cultivates the leaves become in the foliage orange-red,
Flower color white-cream the shape of the flower is wavy leaf that covers the fruit.
Persimmon tree fruits
Fruit are orange some of them can be red, size can be 4-10 cm.
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Requirements for Persimmon tree growing and care:
What is the best way to start growing?
Is it necessary to graft in Persimmon tree?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Winter, spring, summer
Pests and diseases:
Autumn-winter after the foliage
How to prune:
Weak and dead branches
Size of the plant?
4-10 m, 12-30 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes, but won’t bring a lot of fruits
Spring / Summer
General information about the flower
White-cream flowers in the shape of crown
Thinning the bloom:
Firsts year until the tree is big enough to bear fruits
Pollination is done by:
Fruit harvest season:
Summer / Autumn
Fruits pests or diseases:
What can be done with big quantities of Persimmon tree fruits?
Eat raw, jam, juice
Work requirements on the fruit:
Cover with net
How long does it take to bear fruit?
Ripening of fruit:
Some cultivars require ripening before can be eaten