American Persimmon…Facts and Recipes

American Persimmon aka: Sugar Plum Family: Ebenaceae (Ebony family) Latin name: Diospyros virginiana Harvest time: October-November Uses: food… so sweet Habitat and Cultivation tips: I generally find fruiting American Persimmons at an elevation between 700 and 2700 feet. They seem to prefer well drained soil, but are also found near creeks. They grow in forests, […]