name botanical:Diospyros lotus
other name:Caucasian Persimmon
other name:Lilac Persimmon
height:up to 30 m (99 ft)
The leaves are oblong, bright green and up to 15 cm (5.9 in) long. The upper leaf surface is glossy. The leaf edge is smooth.
fall foliage:yellow - red
The flower is greenish to reddish small and unobtrusive. The female flowers have an unpleasant smell.
The berries are small, red, edible but not tasty.
The branches are brown-red and the buds stick out slightly. Below the bud neck is a leaf scar.
bark:Die Rinde ist grau-braun und kleinteilig gefurcht, fast gefeldert.
location:Sun to slight shade