texas persimmon


regionally-sourced plant specimens that are sustainably harvested of the highest quality to be well-adapted to the requirements of each project


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\\ texas persimmon (DITE3)

\\ texas persimmon (DITE3)

\\ texas persimmon (DITE3)

plant details

texas persimmon


latin name: Diospyros texana

usda code: DITE3

alternative name(s): Mexican persimmon, Black persimmon, Chapote, Chapote prieto


ecotopes class: understory

ecological condition(s): sunny edgeshady woodland

size range: medium – 6-12 ft

habit: tree – shrub

leaf retention: deciduous

light requirement: full sun – part-sun

color signature: whitish bark, green fruits ripen to black

native range