$29.95 – $34.95
Orders are for the Fall Season
Fall Season our trees are not yet dormant. As such, we ship the plants in containers.
Fall shipping season will be coming to an end in mid November. Last day to place a Fall order will be November 11th 2021
If you are planting in USDA Zone 6 or 7 for this fall season your window for a successful acclimation from our warm plant zone of 8b in Florida to zone 6. We recommend a Spring order or planting, for zone 6 & 7 this late in the planting season.
Due to high demand of our trees an order placed today will not ship out until a few weeks.
Ideally it would be best to plant young trees coming from Florida in late September for plant zones 6 and in October for plant zones 7.
You will want to protect your young trees from any frosts and freezes or delay shipping to our spring bareroot/dormant season.
Fall orders are shipped by USDA Plant zones.
Plant Zones 6: late September
Plant Zones 7-8: October–November
Plant Zones 8-9: November
Click here for Shipping Information.
Gionbo is an excellent very large (4-5″), conical, astringent persimmon that is far superior to the old variety Tanenashi that is known around the south. Excellent sweet flavor, good texture. You must eat these with a spoon. Recommended for warmer climates. Ripens Mid Sept to Mid October. Cold hardy to USDA plant zones 7-10
|Height||15' - 20'|
|Spread||10' - 15'|
|Tree Form||Central Leader|
|USDA Zone||7 - 10|
|Blooms||May - June|
|Drops Fruit or Nuts||September - October|
|Soil||Adapted to upland, well drained, sandy clay or loam|
|Soil pH||6.0 - 7.0|
|Light requirements||Full Sun|
|Pollination||Self-fertile, grafted. Each additional tree will increase pollination for better mast production|
|Suggested Pollinators||Oriental Persimmon|
|Spacing||25' - 40'|
|Pruning||Most persimmon trees require minimal pruning, especially once they’re bearing fruits. Pruning is usually restricted to controlling the tree’s size or removing dead, diseased, and damaged branches. Prune any suckers that develop.|
|Fertilization||It is not recommended to fertilize trees at the time of planting or young trees. Excessive fertilizing may cause premature fruit drop. Apply a balanced slow release fertilizer after the tree is established and begins to break dormancy in spring.|
|Watering||Newly planted trees should be watered regularly. This is the most critical step in the establishment of your new trees. Please see the Watering section under "How to plant and grow" in our Learning Center.|
At Chestnut Hill Outdoors, we’ve been shipping mail order trees for over 30 years. We’re experts at delivering healthy trees to your doorstep. All of our trees are container grown in root-enhancing pots, ensuring healthy root systems and much better success upon planting.
Spring: All trees are shipped bare-root.
Fall: All trees are shipped in containers.
- Gionbo Persimmon-size shipped: 18 – 36 inches
For more information, visit our Ordering & Shipping Page.