In the Garden
The Chinese Persimmon is one of the oldest known fruit tree in production dating back over 2000 years, and it’s fruit is often seen as having medicinal qualities. Very similar in shape to an apple tree, it makes a wonderful feature tree that provides good shade and attracts wildlife.
Best grown in full sun, this tree has good drought tolerance. It can be grown in all cool and temperate parts of Australia and will grow in most soil types apart from very salty soils. In Australia, fruit will ripen from March until May