MATSUMOTO Persimmon is also known as Matsumoto Wase-Fuyu. This delicious persimmon is slightly rounder and larger than the Fuyu. It isnon-astringentand ripens slightly earlier, around late September to October. Ripens 2 weeks earlier than the Fuyu persimmon and is an excellent variety for both commercial and backyard production.
Zones: 8-10 Chill Hours 200
Self-fertile. (Persimmons can be planted with just one variety but you will increase fruit yields by planting two different varieties.) Begins producing fruit at 3 years
Persimmon trees thrive in full sun and partial shade especially in the afternoon when it is so hot.
Persimmons have a deep tap root.
Plant at least 12 ft from a building.
Spacing between plants 10 to 20 ft. for an orchard.
Height: 12 to 15 ft
Width: 8 to 10 ft
Fertilize 3 times per year. Late February/Early March in zone 8 with the last application being not later than August.
Fertilize with a 10-10-10
( At this time we are ONLY SHIPPING 3 Gallon size plants or less, no large pots 5 gallon plant size or higher unless prior arrangements have been made by calling 850-391-2228 )
We only ship to the continental USAno shipping to California, Arizona, Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico.Our plants ship bare root or with minimal soil in a bag. 5 gallon pots or larger they must be picked up at the nursery ( or call for special shipping arrangements to see if we can ship to you ).
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