Cricket Hill Garden
Persimmon, 'Hana Fuyu'
Diospyros kaki 'Hana Fuyu'
Variety description: Large fruited non-astringent persimmon. Sets seedless fruit in the absence of a pollinator. Natural dwarf grows to only 8-10' tall. Excellent choice for growers in zone 7 and above. Requires winter protection in zone 6 and below.
Site requirements: Persimmons grow best in a full sun location with fertile, well-drained soil. They are quite adaptable and will grow in poor, dry soils, though such conditions are far from ideal.
For growers in colder climates, Asian persimmons grow very well in hoophouses or in large containers which are protected for the winter.
Size at maturity: 8-10' tall and 6-8' wide.
Pests and diseases: None of concern.
Hardiness: No protection needed in USDA zones 7-9. Winter protection necessary in zone 6.
Plant size: Grafted tree, 3' tall with a well developed root system.
When we ship: FALL 2022.
Shipping restrictions: PROHIBITED TO CA.