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 Vixen Persimmon

  • Rosseyanka flavour but stronger.

  • Grows well in UK.

  • Excellent flavour.

  • Self fertile.

  • Astringent.


 Vixen Persimmon Description

 Vixen is a truly superior persimmon. It consists only of female flowers and is an offspring originating from a Rosseyanka. A cross  between Asian and American Persimmons, combining the best traits of both parents. Fruit tastes like a blend of soft Asian persimmon and ripe native persimmon. Fruits are self fertile, small seedless and texture is fabulous and candy like with a rich persimmon flavour.  Fruits are medium sized. The taste is very good. Winter resistance: -30 ° C.

Commonly called the American persimmon, common persimmon, eastern persimmon, simmon, possumwood, possum apples, or sugar plum. It ranges from southern Connecticut/Long Island to Florida, and west to Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma & Kansas. American persimmon trees are very common in the South Atlantic, Gulf states and especially near the Mississippi River.

American persimmon fruit are round or oval and orange-yellow. They range in size from 2cm to 6cm in diameter and fruits ripen in late fall or early winter.

What is the best persimmon to grow? We grow many persimmons, and share details on all of them. We grow varieties like Chinebuli, Dar Sophievki, Gor Roman Kosh, Barbra's BlushH-63 Claypool, and Nikita's Gift.

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