How to Harvest Persimmon

Harvest Oriental persimmons when they are soft to the touch, but not yet ripe. Let them ripen in a paper bag. American varieties need to be picked when ripe.

Keywords: American persimmon, harvest persimmon, Oriental persimmon

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Bobbi Keffer attended Kent State University to study education but soon found her true love to be in the garden. She prides herself on her frugal skills reusing, recycling and reinventing her whimsical style in her home and garden.