Diospyros virginiana


Synonym:
Family:Ebenaceae
Common Name:Persimmon
Authority: Linnaeus
Etymology:
C Value:2
Wetness:FAC
# of Species in  
Genus in Illinois:
1
Duration:Perennial
Reproduction:Dioecious
Flower Type:Imperfect
Growth Habit:Forb, Succulent
Leaf Arrangement:Alternate
Leaf Type:Simple
Leaf Margin:Entire
Leaf Toothing:Entire
Flower Color:Yellow
Habitat:mesic to dry
Status (State):
Status (Federal):
ID Tips:Has very wide, prominent midvein in leaves. Has very blocky bark. Has small, black buds.
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