American Persimmon Tree

    $10.50

    The American persimmon tree (known as Diospyros virginiana) is native to eastern United States and not only decorates the landscape beautifully, but also produces tasty, rich, healthy fruit. The fruit matures late in the fall and can stay on the tree until winter. Additionally, it is hardy for zone 5. In order for the tree to fruit though, be sure to plant several seedlings near on another.

    252 in stock

    General Tree Height/Caliper: Most of our fruit trees (apple, peach, apricot, plum, pear, nectarine, quince, and cherry) are grafted/budded and are 4-6' tall with a caliper/diameter of about 1/4-3/4". Most have more than 5' height and 1/2" diameter. The other trees are seedlings, such as pawpaw, mulberry, persimmon, shade, berry, and flowering trees which range from 18-36" tall.

    A rootstock primarily controls a tree's size and how early it bears fruit. Learn more about our specific rootstocks.