Diospyros digyna 'Black Sapote'

Plant Group: Evergreen Fruiting
Genus: Diospyros
Species 'Var': digyna
Common Name: 'Black Sapote'

Quick Facts:

Species of persimmon nature from Mexico. Mature tree in garden grows best in warm climate. Bears pitless fruit that is dark green to yellow with black spots. Very edible pulp, tastes like chocolate. Sensitive to frost.

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Height: 6m
Width: 4m
Rate of growth: Slow


Glossy foilaged lime green


Needs female flowers


Large fruit, recommend grafted tree, needs female seeds.