Cricket Hill Garden
Persimmon, 'Valeene Beauty'
Diospyros virginiana 'Valeene Beauty'
Variety description: Large, sweet fruit measure 2.25-2.5” across. Fruits are low in fiber and high in pulp. Tree is upright grower. Very precocious and regular heavy producer. This cultivar originates from Indiana and is the result of a cross between 'Mitchellena' x 'Early Golden.'
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.
Size at maturity: With pruning, trees can be maintained at 15-20'.
Pests and diseases: None of concern.
Hardiness: Will grow in USDA zones 5-9.
Plant size: Tree, 1-2' tall with a well developed root system.
When we ship: FALL 2022. Ordering for this tree will open in late spring 2022. If you would like an email notification for when this tree is back in stock, please sign up with the button below.
Shipping restrictions: Cannot ship to California.