PERSIMMON - SURAGA (NA)
Orange-red, non-astringent, very sweet, keeps well. Sweetest of the non-astringent types with soluble solids often over 20%. Red coloration in mature fruit is strong, and fruit imperfections are infrequent. Seeded crop loads must be thinned to prevent over production.
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Subtropical, Warm Temperate
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)
Plants required to Pollinate
1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?
Amount of leaves in Winter?
No Leaves (Deciduous)
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Suitability in Pots
Yes with 35L+ Pot
Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree?
Can be pruned to 2m
Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest
Sun or Shade
Preferred Soil Type
Perfect Drainage (Sand/Volcanic), Good Drainage
April, May, June
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Customer Comments on Persimmon - Suraga (NA)
Persimmon - 20th Century (A)
20th Century is not an astringent variety, its NON astringent. | Neville Chun - Hutt Valley, New Zealand, NZ 17-May-2012
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