Diospyros lotus

£2.50

Date plum. A medium-sized tree from E.Asia, bearing yellow or purple edible fruits the size of small tomatoes; these have an excellent rich flavour when fully ripe (may require bletting or allowed to be frosted to remove astringency) – bears readily in S.England. Likes a moist site in sun or part shade; dioecious; hardy to -23°C. Stratification: CS4. Number of seeds: 10.

94 in stock

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Date plum. A medium-sized tree from E.Asia, bearing yellow or purple edible fruits the size of small tomatoes; these have an excellent rich flavour when fully ripe (may require bletting or allowed to be frosted to remove astringency) – bears readily in S.England. Likes a moist site in sun or part shade; dioecious; hardy to -23°C. Stratification: CS4