Nikita's Gift persimmon...how do I know when to pick them?

keepitlow(6)October 5, 2012

Got a Nikita's Gift persimmon with a few fruit on it. They are all pretty much orange. How do I know when to pick them?

Thanks

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harbin_gw

Wait till they get red. That's the right time. The original name is Nikitskaja Bordovaja (Nikita's Bordeaux).

    Bookmark   October 6, 2012 at 5:11AM
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fruitcraz

You can pick them red but let them soft before you eat them because they are astringent.

Fruitcraz

    Bookmark   October 6, 2012 at 11:16AM
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Biomed(6)

Keepitlow,

Can you take some photos of your hybrid NG.

    Bookmark   October 6, 2012 at 11:21AM
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keepitlow(6)

Thanks for all the help.

Sorry, my one cam get dropped in water. Have not bot a replacement. It is nothing to brag about anyway. About 9 feet tall. Maybe 4 years in ground.

    Bookmark   October 6, 2012 at 6:25PM
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Biomed(6)

Keepitlow,
I just want to see the NG tree and fruit because I am planning to buy one and just want to see what it looks like.

    Bookmark   October 7, 2012 at 12:14AM
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