Common Persimmon Details

Common Persimmon

  • Botanical Name: Diospyros virginiana
  • Plant Type: Shade Tree
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun
  • Water Demand: Low
  • Landscape Use: Shade Provider
  • Ornamental Value: Pink and Orange Fruit, Orange and Yellow Fall Color
  • Native/Adapted: Native
  • Wildlife Value: Birds, Mammals
  • Season:
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: 30'
  • Plant Height: 50'


Bright pink fruit that turns orange after frost. Yellow and orange fall color.

Tree Care Guide

Common Persimmon Photos