Diospyrus kaki 'Fuyu'

Japanese Persimmon

  • Deciduous tree with rounded growing habit
  • Small orange fruits, maturing in fall, are edible Persimmons
  • Height: 15 - 20 Feet  | 
  • Spread: 15 - 20 Feet  | 
  • Hardiness Zone: 7 - 9
Full Sun
Full Sun

Keep Well-Watered
Keep Well-Watered

Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant

Edible
Edible

Fragrant
Fragrant

Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Staff Favorite
Staff Favorite



Interesting Notes:

Harvest the Persimmons when skin has reached a deep orange color. The taste is mild and sweet, and typically used to make jellies and teas. To ensure the longevity of your tree, amend planting area with composted manure and peat moss.