#063 Persimmon
(Diospyros virginiana)

Tree has small dual trunks and sits right next to Crescent Drive near the corner of Cresent Dr. and Virginia Rd.  Tree #564 in the Davidson Street Tree Inventory

Statistics (2022)

  • Circumference (In.): 90″
  • Height (Ft.): 45′
  • Avg. Crown Spread (Ft.): 27′
  • Diameter Breast Height (In.): 30″
  • Total Points: 142

More Information

  • Year Recognized: 2021
  • Current condition: Good
  • Property Type: Private
  • Ecological Value: American Persimmon, is a deciduous tree in the ebony family, 30 to 70 feet high with a 1 to 2 foot diameter erect trunk with alligator bark, native to central and eastern USA and found throughout North Carolina. The fruit is a source of food for many birds and mammals.