Sheng is a flat, quadranted astringent dwarf persimmon tree with excellent firm flesh and a very rich nutty sweet flavor different than many kaki varieties. unique shape fruit. Superb cultivar, very cold hardy. Produces consistently. Ripens early, in September-October.
Size Shipped 2 yr old 18-36" container grown - $34.95
Spring trees are shipped bareroot without soil or a container.
Fruit: Astringent Large orange in color, flat shape
Light requirement: Full sun
Soil type: Adapted to upland, wet if only seasonal and well drained or sandy clay or loam; Ph 6.0-7.0
Foliage: Beautiful red-purple color in fall, deciduous (seasonally loses leaves)
Fertilization: New trees planted in the winter won’t need fertilizer (balanced time released 10-10-10 fertilizer or Espoma Tree Tone Organic) until April or May.
Pruning: Light annul pruning as needed. See Pruning section under "How to plant and grow"Maintenance: Easy
Hardiness Zone: 6-9
Price does not include Shipping and Handling.
Ground Shipping Rates:
up to $100.00 = $22.50
$100.00+ = 22.5%
Available at farm for pickup: 3-gallon and 7-gallon. Please call for prices and availability.