Category: Fruits & Vegetables

Q:  What are some varieties of persimmon that can be grown here and what does non-stringent persimmon mean?

persimmon

A:  Oriental persimmons Diospyros kaki L., have been grown in Florida for many years. Some non-astringent varieties are Izu, Fuyu, Jiro.  Common astringent varieties are Wase, Tanenashi, Eureka and Ormond.  Astringent fruit often causes us to have a… Read More