Wait a few weeks to see if it has darken appropriately.
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Aug 21, “The reason persimmons fall from the tree before they ripen is the result of parthenocarpy, which a fascinating botanical phenomenon. Parthenocarpy (a word that combines “parthenos” meaning virgin, and “karpos” meaning fruit) is the production of fruit without fertilization.
I have about 10 fruit falling from the tree each day. It's heart-breaking. The fruit is continually maturing, and getting bigger, however, they are still falling from the tree without provocation. Incidentally, I have another persimmon tree that's over 10 years old and for the first few years all of the fruit would drop before reaching maturity. Sep 01, Amanda's parents have a persimmon tree that dropped its fruit - but why?
Today we give her an answer, which also applies to other fruit trees. You can read m. Jul 10, A. Fruit drop is common on persimmons and particularly troublesome with certain varieties. Some persimmon varieties produce only female flowers, while others have female and male flowers on the stumpfelling.clubted Reading Time: 1 min. Plant the trees 20 feet (6 m.) apart or so; the trees will attain heights of between feet ( m.).
Persimmons like mildly acidic soil of around to pH. Cut the tree down to about three feet.9 m.) at planting and continue to prune for the first few years to maintain a vase shape. Use a or fertilizer in February Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins. Nov 12, For a persimmon, fruit drop and yellowish leaves may be normal during certain stages of the tree's growth.
Fruit drop naturally occurs shortly after fruit set. It is the tree's way of getting rid.