Diospyros virginiana


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  • noun

Synonyms for Diospyros virginiana

medium-sized tree of dry woodlands in the southern and eastern United States bearing yellow or orange very astringent fruit that is edible when fully ripe

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Spotlighted by Landscape Architect magazine as an Industry 'mover and shaker', Wright identified American-persimmon, Diospyros Virginiana, as a 'Plant of CARE' challenging all to select and install plants that work-well for their region.
Sapium sebiferum and Diospyros virginiana did not show any evidence of intraspecific interaction (Table 2).
Cercis canadensis, Diospyros virginiana, Fraxinus americana, Rhamnus
The common persimmon, Diospyros virginiana, grows through-out the Southeastern United States and thrives in a wide range of soils.
As I reread this past week's entry, it is a litany in Latin: Quercus nigra, Taxodium distichum, Pinus glabra, Pinus taeda, Diospyros virginiana, and a song of praise in English: water oak, baldcypress, spruce pine, loblolly pine, persimmon.
While persimmon is a bona fide member of the Ebenanceae family, Diospyros virginiana looks different from the rest of the family.
The parasitic microfungus Fusicladium levieri Magnus (anamorphic Ascomycota) was found for the first time in Indiana on Diospyros virginiana L.
Common persimmon Diospyros virginiana Green ash Fraxinus pennsylvanica Honey locust Gleditsia triacanthos Black walnut Juglans nigra Eastern red cedar Juniperus virginiana Bois d'arc Maclura pomifera Red mulberry Morus rubra American sycamore Platanus occidentalis Eastern cottonwood Populus deltoides Bur oak Quercus macrocarpa Shumard oak Quercus shumardii Black willow Salix nigra Eve's necklace Sophora affinis Winged elm Ulmus alata American elm Ulmus americana Cedar elm Ulmus crassifolia Slippery elm Ulmus rubra Table 2.