Diospyros virginiana. AMERICAN PERSIMMON. Conn. to Florida and Texas
Four old trees, with dark, deeply ridged and checked bark,
in the greenbelt area between San Francisquito Creek and Sand Hill Road and Ronald
McDonald House and El Camino Real. These tree are spread 40 to 125 yards north
of Ronald McDonald House.
EBENACEAE (Ebony family)
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Name derivation, genus | species: from Greek Dios (Jove's) and pyros (grain) | VirginianRelated material: