To eat a fully tree ripened Japanese persimmon in October creates a pleasant autumn memory that your children will want to experience each year. The Giant Fuyu persimmon can be eaten straight off the tree, even in the green stage with no bitter taste like most other cultivars, however, many other varieties are delicious when allowed to soften on the kitchen table. Japanese persimmons are ideal trees to plant in urban small gardens, because most of the trees are grafted on dwarfing rootstocks.
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Cold Hardy Persimmon Trees
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Persimmons begin ripening here in Georgia the last of August and persimmons hang on the trees some years until after Christmas. Most Japanese persimmon trees are cold hardy up to zone 8, Atlanta Ga., but the new Russian persimmon, Nikita's Gift' is being grown in the Northern States successfully.
Ty Ty Nursery has a cold hardy persimmon tree that will survive temperatures of 0 degrees Fahrenheit. Bearing size Nikita's Gift Persimmon trees can bear fruit the first year, for Northern gardeners.
Ty Ty Nursery offers 7 different varieties of Japanese Persimmon Trees in multiple sizes. Our professional plant experts can answer any Persimmon questions you may have or to take a phone order. Japanese Persimmons sell out every year, so do not miss place an order today.