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Japanese Persimmon 'Hachiya'

Diosypros kaki 'Hachiya'

Provides edible fruit

Characteristics:
*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.

Growing Conditions:
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.

Uses:
Fruit best eaten when ripe. Wait to harvest until just before the fall.

Height:
25' at maturity

Width:
20' at maturity

Shape:
Round with drooping branches.

Flowers:
Cream-colored or pink-tinged, pendulous flowers.

Leaves:
Leaves are ovate and up to 7

Bark:
Light brown with exfoliating scales.

Native to China and Japan.