Diospyros kaki has multiple common names including Japanese Persimmon, Asian Persimmon and Kaki Persimmon. It gives off orange fruits during the autumn that gains more flavour as it ripens near the end of the season. It tends to grow 4m high and 5m wide.
It is a deciduous tree that requires full sun and in hotter weather watering at least once a week. They have some tolerance of wet winters and dry summers. Its growth is moderate.