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This tree grows at a fast rate.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eHEIGHT: 25-60'\u003cbr\u003eWIDTH: 25-35'\u003cbr\u003ePrefers full sun to partial shade\u003cbr\u003eZones: 4-9\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eWhat you are purchasing is 1 American Persimmon Tree, featuring GTSuper Roots, at a size of your choosing. Handle with care.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e***Q: My Persimmon tree didn't come with many roots, is this normal? \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eA: Yes. All trees and plants are unique. In fact, no two are alike. Some root systems grow straight down with very few fibrous roots, while others spread horizontally with many fibrous roots. Some only have a central leader with very few roots, to none at all. 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Female trees produce large orange-brown fleshy fruit that are edible after the first frost. Thick, dark green leaves turn a yellow fall color. Persimmon fruit is quite astringent when green, but upon ripening becomes sweet and may be eaten off the tree. Fruits are commonly used in syrups, jellies, ice creams or pies. Ripe fruits are too soft for shipping\/sale. Persimmon leaves can be used to make teas. Persimmon is a member of the ebony family. The wood is extremely hard and has been used to make golf club heads and billiard cues. This tree grows at a fast rate.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eHEIGHT: 25-60'\u003cbr\u003eWIDTH: 25-35'\u003cbr\u003ePrefers full sun to partial shade\u003cbr\u003eZones: 4-9\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eWhat you are purchasing is 1 American Persimmon Tree, featuring GTSuper Roots, at a size of your choosing. Handle with care.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e***Q: My Persimmon tree didn't come with many roots, is this normal? \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eA: Yes. All trees and plants are unique. In fact, no two are alike. Some root systems grow straight down with very few fibrous roots, while others spread horizontally with many fibrous roots. Some only have a central leader with very few roots, to none at all. The lack of fibrous roots does not indicate an unhealthy specimen. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.greenthumbsgarden.com\/pages\/faq\" title=\"GTG FAQ\"\u003ehttps:\/\/www.greenthumbsgarden.com\/pages\/faq\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e"}

American Persimmon Tree

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The American Persimmon Tree (Diospyros virginiana) is a southeastern U.S. native tree that is easily recognized in winter by its unusual rugged, blocky bark. Female trees produce large orange-brown fleshy fruit that are edible after the first frost. Thick, dark green leaves turn a yellow fall color. Persimmon fruit is quite astringent when green, but upon ripening becomes sweet and may be eaten off the tree. Fruits are commonly used in syrups, jellies, ice creams or pies. Ripe fruits are too soft for shipping/sale. Persimmon leaves can be used to make teas. Persimmon is a member of the ebony family. The wood is extremely hard and has been used to make golf club heads and billiard cues. This tree grows at a fast rate.

HEIGHT: 25-60'
WIDTH: 25-35'
Prefers full sun to partial shade
Zones: 4-9

What you are purchasing is 1 American Persimmon Tree, featuring GTSuper Roots, at a size of your choosing. Handle with care.

 

***Q: My Persimmon tree didn't come with many roots, is this normal? 

A: Yes. All trees and plants are unique. In fact, no two are alike. Some root systems grow straight down with very few fibrous roots, while others spread horizontally with many fibrous roots. Some only have a central leader with very few roots, to none at all. The lack of fibrous roots does not indicate an unhealthy specimen. 

https://www.greenthumbsgarden.com/pages/faq 

$7.99
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Reynaldo Ginete
Persimmon tree Delivery and current comments

The tree came in ready to plant. Put it in the ground the day after and so far, the tree leaves are still green. This is my 5th try planting persimmons and all previous attempts were not successful. So far so good and hoping this tree survives.

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