Persimmon - Fuyu (NA)

Diospyros kaki

Fuyu Persimmon Fruit Cut in half showing 1 seed By Batholith [Public domain] (Photo Credits)

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The fruit is large and flat, orange-red in colour with a sweet, mild flavour. Semi-dwarf variety. Besides producing delicious fruit Persimmons are highly ornamental with the beautiful autumn foliage. Non astringent, so can be eaten when still hard.

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Specifications of Persimmon - Fuyu (NA)

Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From GraftedLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Sometimes, Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? No Leaves (Deciduous)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas WA

Suitability in Pots Yes with 35L+ Pot

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Fruiting/Harvest Months April, May, June

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Persimmon - Fuyu (NA) Reviews & Tips

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Potty Bob 1
★★★ 1y ago


Fuyu Fuji , love this fruit this one is non astringent with a great flavour eaten firm . Better than the astringent type that taste turpsey .fruited second year about 6 fruits , but lost all flowers last 2 years , going to move to a more sheltered posi...

★★★★★ 4y ago


Pretty tree. Fruit quality is good. Had 2 fruits in 2015, 35 in 2016, 80 in 2017 and about 160 in 2018. I always thin the fruit by about 50% to improve fruit size and avoid branches snapping under the weight. Also I prune when dormant each winter to ...

6y ago

Bella Vista, NSW

I always love to eat Persimmons.

★★★★★ 9y ago


Very tasty fruit. Tree has excellent colours in autumn. Branches are susceptible to breakage, so need to prune long horizontal branches to half size in winter.

★★★ 9y ago

EIDSVOLD, QLD, Australia

Feed for the birds

★★★★ 10y ago

Bardon, Qld, Australia

One of my favourite everyday fruits. Love crunching on the non-astrigent varienties. All year this tree has been a long twig so I look forward to spring growth. Otherswise it may be dead and I don't know it. Maybe because I didn't water it.

★★★★★ 10y ago

Glen Waverley, VIC, Australia

Delicious fruits, low maintenance tree, no deceases so far, no sprays

10y ago

Seaview Downs, SA, Australia

Persimmon is just recently purchased as part of the organic friut forrest that i am converting my back yard into. Fuyu is one of 19 dwarf friut trees already in the ground, and one of 30 trees planned to be planted. All trees have been by mail order fr...

★★★★ 10y ago

Preston, VIC, Australia

My mum gave me this persimmon tree for my birthday but it's still in its pot. Now that we've had beautiful rainy week I'm happy that the soil is nicely soaked through and that the manure and blood and bone have been well incorporated, so we're ready to...

★★★★ 11y ago


Fantastic plants we trim to keep them spread over arches..see autumn picture  intermingled with grapes (muscatel and waltham cross)

★★★★★ 11y ago

MURGON, NSW, Australia

developing small fruit Nov091/12/10 - Heaps of sml fruits are coming on

★★★ 11y ago

Noble Park North, VIC, Australia

Fruits well when there is enough rainfall. Last couple of summers fruit has blistered on the tree.

★★★★ 11y ago


What's there not to like about a Fuyu. Even kids like them! I think it may be a bit to harsh for them here though.Fruited 1st season in (was an advanced plant ) They got really sunburnt though.In the Biolytix zone.Nov 2010: still struggling with this o...

★★★★★ 11y ago

Unanderra, NSW, Australia

Highly recommended - strong performer, attractive tree, delicous fruits

Steve Walkden-brown
13y ago

Armidale, NSW, Australia

Persimmon - Fuyu (NA)

Hard to establish bare rooted in Armidale, best planted out late spring after rooting in pots. Fuyu fruit are excellent, the equal of astringent Dai Dai Maru with the advantage of being able to be eaten while firm. Very heavy crops from both.

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