Japanese Persimmon 'Fuyu'
Diospyros kaki 'Fuyu'
*Important* Fruit trees, in general, have unique maintenance needs in terms of pruning, harvesting, and pest and disease management. Visit portlandfruit.org or homeorchardsociety.org for more fruit tree care info.
Full sun with some air movement is recommended for persimmon trees in inland areas, although they will tolerate some partial shade. Small to medium-sized, fruit tree with dramatic fall color in shades of yellow, orange and red.
Spectacular fall color and edible fruit.
25' at maturity
30' at maturity
Round with drooping branches.
Cream colored or pink-tinged flowers.
Leaves are ovate and up to 7
Light brown with exfoliating scales.
Parent native of China, where it has been cultivated for centuries.