Diospyros Kaki
Persimmon Per*sim"mon, n. [Virginia Indian.] (Bot.) An American tree ({Diospyros Virginiana}) and its fruit, found from New York southward. The fruit is like a plum in appearance, but is very harsh and astringent until it has been exposed to frost, when it becomes palatable and nutritious. [1913 Webster]

{Japanese persimmon}, {Diospyros Kaki} and its red or yellow edible fruit, which outwardly resembles a tomato, but contains a few large seeds. [1913 Webster]


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  • Diospyros kaki — ID 27556 Symbol Key DIKA2 Common Name japanese persimmon Family Ebenaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Cultivated, or not in the U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • . DIOSPYROS KAKI L. F. - ХУРМА ЯПОНСКАЯ, ВОСТОЧНАЯ — см. 757. Дерево. Кустарник. . D. kaki L. f. X. японская, восточная Suppl. pl. (1781) 439. Воронцов (1945) 61. Церевитинов (1949) 246. Wealth of India 3 (1952) 79. Джингарадзе (1954) 87. Дер. и куст. V (1960) 390. S y n. D. chinensis Bl.; D. schi… …   Справочник растений

  • Diospyros kaki L. f. — Symbol DIKA2 Common Name japanese persimmon Botanical Family Ebenaceae …   Scientific plant list

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