Diospyros kaki 'Hana Gosho'
- Common Name(s):
- Hana Gosho persimmon
- Edible Plants, Trees
Hana Gosho persimmon has a vigorous upright growth and strong scaffold branching. Late ripening. It is an early-bearing cultivar with consistant yields. It is usually free from diseases and insects. In order to ensure better fruiting, planting two cultivars is recommended.
- 12-15 ft.
- It produces small amount of male flower. The female flowers have a creamy yellow color and tend to grow singly. The flowers have four crown-shaped sepals and four petals. It blooms from May to June.
- Full-sun. Loamy and well-drained soil with a pH of 6.0-7.0.
- Upright with scaffold branching
- It produces medium to large sized orange to red fruit. It is usually flat or conic with a light-flesh. The fruit is non-astringent and sweet, ripens from September to October but due to its shedding characteristic during immature season, the yield can be affected.
- 8-10 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- The green, glossy leaves also have a fall color.
NCCES plant id: 2989