American Persimmons

American Persimmons

American Persimmon is a fruit tree that begins to fruit when it is 6 years old. The fruits is round or oval and usually yellow-orange, or bluish and 2-6 cm in diameter, and is popular in desserts and cuisine.

About American Persimmons

Diospyros virginiana is a persimmon species commonly called the American Persimmon, Common Persimmon, Eastern Persimmon, ''Simmon', 'Possumwood', or 'Sugar-plum'.

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