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Prok American Persimmon

  • American persimmon.

  • Grows very well in UK.

  • Great Flavour and superb texture.

  • Self fertile.

  • Astringent.

American Persimmon

Prok Persimmon Description

The texture of the Prok Persimmon is truly superb and is backed up with a great flavour.  Prol Persimmon is a classic American Persimmon from the USA.

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. 

Other persimmon worthy varieties worth looking into: Barbras Blush, Chinebuli, Vixen, Moonshine, Dar Sopvheivki, Gora Roman Kosh, Claypool H-63, Nikitas Gift.


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