The Giant Persimmon produces a large crop of (SOFT BALL SIZE) sweet edible fruit!!! The persimmon is easy to grow with fast growing! It will grow to a height of about 15ft in the first 5 years. The tree is drought resistant. The fruit can be used to make, cornbread and puddings and with honey locust pods, made an alcoholic beverage.
The Giant Persimmon mixed with cornmeal can be brewed into "simmon beer". Vinegar could also be made with this fruit.Zone 7 (-5° to -10°)