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Japanese Garden Plants
This is where to find details on plants. We don't have a lot of images, but we'll be providing articles and details as we are able. If you have materials to contribute or gaps to fill in, please let us know.

Japanese Name:kaki 
English Name:Japanese Persimmon 
Latin Name:Diospyros kaki 
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Sub Type:DECIDUOUS 
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Light:sunny site 
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Height:5-15 m 
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Last Updated:5/12/2000 
Details:Shisendo, sunny site, slow-growing; difficult to transplant; resistant to clipping; orange fruit in late fall to early winter
The Japanese persimmon represents the winter time as its fruits can often be seen into the early winter, providing color to the otherwise dead landscape. They are full of vitamin C and are often used today in sushi, as an anti-hangover remedy and for medicinal purposes 




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