Gionbo is an excellent very large (4-5"), conical, astringent persimmon that is far superior to the old variety Tanenashi that is known around the south. Excellent sweet flavor, good texture. You must eat these with a spoon. Recommended for warmer climates. Ripens Mid Sept to Mid October.
Size Shipped 1 yr old 12-24" treeband container grown - $29.95
Fruit: -Astringent Large Orange in color, conical 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
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: 7-10
Available for pickup at the farm 1-gallon, 3-gallon and 7-gallon. Please call for prices and availability.