(Posted on 10/12/2017), (860) 774-8038 Call Center hours: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm EST. Nikitas Gift Hybrid Persimmon. Naturally compact trees, Asian Persimmons rarely exceed 12ft. Nikita’s Gift™ Hybrid Persimmon is from the Nikita Botanic Garden in Yalta, Ukraine, this unique hybrid of Asian and American Persimmon bears bountiful crops of sweet and flavorful, reddish-orange fruit followed by strikingly beautiful, orange-yellow fall foliage. This is a smaller tree that produces fruit that is more similar appearing to Asian persimmons vs. American. Click here for holiday closings & specific hours each month. Nikitas Gift Persimmon (tm) - Diospyrus virginiana x kaki; Giombo is a very large, excellent tasting, soft when ripe Asian persimmon. Fall foliage is a gorgeous, vivid orange color. Is it possible that Rosseyanka (hybrid persimmon) or Nikita's Gift (hybrid persimmon) might sport a few male limbs/flowers on occasion? This medium size tree, about 15', can produce softball size fruit. Above all, the tree is able to survive even harder cold spells than the Japanese kakis. http://www.tytyga.com/product/Nikita's+Gift+Persimmon+Tree Give the gift of nikta's gift persimmon tree today. It's cold-hardy and will survive in exposure around -10 degrees. Ripening Time: October this is a hybrid — a cross between an American and Asian varieties (Diospyrus virginiana x kaki) — has characteristics similar to the Asian (kaki) varieties. It's an astringent persimmon, tastier, … These fruits are sweet and flavorful when fully ripe. Persimmon, Hybrid – Nikita’s Gift $ 45.00. After osage orange and Chinese quince, persimmons are the largest Fall fruits that persist after the season's first frosts have caused the leaves to be shed. Growing your own fruit trees with English Gardens is easy! Nikitas Gift™ has brilliant fall foliage in shades of red. This unique hybrid of Asian and American Persimmon bears bountiful crops of sweet and flavourful, reddish-orange fruit followed by strikingly beautiful orange-yellow fall foliage. 2. Nikita’s Gift™ Hybrid Persimmon grows 10-12 ft. in height, is self-fertile and hardy to minus 10 degrees F.. Available for PICKUP ONLY (making your entire order pickup only) SKU: PMNG$* Categories: Fruit Plants, Notable and Uncommon Fruit. This unique hybrid of Asian and American Persimmon bears bountiful crops of sweet and flavorful, reddish-orange fruit followed by strikingly beautiful, orange-yellow fall foliage. We are a family owned and operated nursery in Portland Oregon. Nikita's Gift Persimmon Tree comes from Russia and will survive extreme winter conditions. The fruit are seedless when there are no 90 chromosome pollinizers nearby. Royal Empress Trees – Ideal for providing fast-growing shade, year-round beauty, and drought resistance.#2. Self-fertile. Large, bright orange, Asian Persimmon features yellow, orange and scarlet fall color and their striking fruits remain on the tree long after leaf fall. Featuring special offers, promotions, tips. We've been sharing our passion for edible plants and organic gardening since 1994. These extremely sweet persimmons are one of my favorites. Nikita's Gift. SKU: AFGN-0159 Category: Trees. October Glory Maple – Ideal for continuous color, adaptable growing conditions, and landscaping designs.#3. Nikita’s Gift persimmons Notify me when this product's price changes, They're tough and the fruit tastes like a pumpkin cinnamon apple! + Nikitas Gift Persimmon tree: grows to 12-15 feet, grows in a compact shape (strong and comparably shorter limbs), is typically seedless and is astringent (eat this Persimmon when it's soft). Today, the oldest living redwoods are more than 2,000 years old. It is ready to eat when soft and tender like a tomato. USDA Zone: 5 Our varieties are self-fertile and hardy to USDA Zone 5. Bold red leaf color in the fall is an added bonus. Read about the specifics for your state in the following sections. One of the top plant introductions to date, Nikitas Gift is a Russian cross of American persimmon and Asian persimmon. Self fruitful. Similar ripening habit as Rosseyanka, fall into winter, but unlike Rosseyanka, Nikita's Gift taste more like Asian persimmon. From the Ukraine, Nikita’s Gift persimmon tree is a hybrid of Asian and American persimmons. We ship our seeds & plants to all 50 states. Out of stock. 2020©ONE GREEN WORLD. They begin bearing 2-3 years after planting and the fruit ripens in October. Redwood trees, which have populated Earth since the age of the dinosaurs, are among the most ancient trees on the planet. Nikita’s Gift™ Hybrid Persimmon grows 10-12 ft. in height, is self-fertile and hardy to minus 10 degrees F.. When fully ripe and soft, this second-generation hybrid persimmon is sweet and flavorful. English Gardens carries a number of varieties, including: *Selection varies by store and throughout the season. Must Have: 'Nikita's Gift' Persimmon ... Ah, of course: This persimmon must be a hybrid of the asian and american species, with the habit and bark of the former, the hardiness of the latter. Hardy to 0 degrees F., Asian Persimmons are easy to grow in the Northwest and other regions of the U.S. with mild winters. JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. Nikita’s Gift™ is ready to eat when soft and tender like a ripe tomato. Make sure you pick the right size tree for your space. Hardiness: Nikita’s Gift ™ hardy to minus 10°F or below Latin Name: Diospyros virginiana x kaki Size at Maturity: 10-12 ft. in height Retail Garden Center: Nikita’s Gift™ Hybrid Persimmon is from the Nikita Botanic Garden in Yalta, Ukraine, this unique hybrid of Asian and American Persimmon bears bountiful crops of sweet and flavorful, reddish-orange fruit followed by strikingly beautiful, orange-yellow fall foliage. Even with 90 chromosome pollinizers within range, the vast majority of the fruits are seedless. Ukrainian persimmon hybrid between American Diospyros virginiana and Japanese Diospyros kaki. Kaki Hybrid Nikitas Gift - 2 year-old grafted tree in a 7 L pot Hybrid between American kaki and Japanese kaki Nikitas Gift is a hybrid between American kaki and Japanese kaki. American persimmons are widely indigenous across the southeast United States. 1/2 '' diameter orange/red fruit is about 3 ” wide and somewhat flattened top. 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