Hardy, vigorous tree. Persimmons are hardy to USDA zone 7-8. Trees grown from seeds also take longer to reach a good size than those grown from cuttings. Exceptions are ‘Izu', which is a dwarf tree, maturing at 12-15' tall, and ‘Tanenashi', which matures at 40'. Our fruit trees are shipped to Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney and most Australian states and towns. Seedlings Grown From Full Draw. A slow growing deciduous medium sized tree that can reach around 5 – 7 m in height depending on conditions. Jiro Dwarf And Fuyu Dwarf are two of the best dwarf varieties well suited for growing in pots or containers. Persimmon Trees. If you are looking for lots of large fruit perhaps try Nightingale. Persimmon trees grown from seed will be male or female, only female trees produce fruit be sure plant in groups of 6 to 10. Yalca Fruit Trees is a Fruit Tree Nursery located in Yalca Victoria 30 minutes from Shepparton. Relatively small tree, good choice for backyard persimmon. Growing conditions, care and pruning. 100 hours. Persimmon trees can be propagated from stem cuttings, and these will produce exact clones of the parent tree. Sometimes difficult to start from bareroot. Persimmon tree seeds are genetically unpredictable, so you can end up with a different variety of persimmon tree than the one you wanted. When planting seedling you will get a variety of drop times from late summer and in through fall. We are passionate about growing the best trees and love the Heritage Fruit Tree and Dwarf Fruit Tree varieties. Izu is the earliest ripening non-astringent cultivar. View detailed information. To propagate from stem cuttings, first. It sets medium sized fruit on a dwarf tree. Miss Kim has excellent flavor, red fall leaf color and fruit usually seedless. Enjoy when fruit is soft. Most of the Persimmons at Portland Nursery are self-fruitful, so only one tree need be planted to ensure fruit. Very sweet, tasty, medium to large size, round shape. This is the best variety in areas where ripening is a problem. Though persimmon trees belong to the same genus as ebony trees, persimmon tree wood has a limited use in the manufacture of objects requiring hard wood. Genus and species Diospyros kaki (Asian persimmon, Japanese persimmon) Dwarf variety is Ichikikijiro. Any other products, benefits, useful or interesting facts about of tree, WIKIPEDIA. Space 10' circle Zones 6-9. Purchase Details Size 2′ to 3′ $6.00 each 3′ to 5′ $9.00 each . Persimmon trees grow to a mature height of about 25-30' tall & wide in Portland. Ripens early October and continues ripening on the tree into winter. Self fertile. Dwarf and early ripening,from Korea. Out. of stock Quick View.