Texas Persimmon Details

Texas Persimmon

  • Botanical Name: Diospyros texana
  • Plant Type: Ornamental Tree
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun
  • Water Demand: Low
  • Landscape Use: Focal Point/Specimen Plant, Fragrance
  • Ornamental Value: White
  • Native/Adapted: Native
  • Wildlife Value: Birds, Mammals
  • Season: Spring
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: 12'
  • Plant Height: 20'


The tiny blooms of this tree are highly fragrant. Small black fruits in the summer are loved by birds and deer. The thin, peeling, smooth gray bark is a great feature.

Tree Care Guide

Texas Persimmon Photos