Kōrero: Citrus, berries, exotic fruit and nuts

Persimmon orchard

Persimmon orchard

These Fuyu persimmons are ready for picking. In New Zealand, persimmons are harvested in May and June, just after leaf fall. The shoots of the tree are trained over trellis frames to help support the weight of fruit.

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Photograph by Paul Coppock

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Sandy Scarrow, 'Citrus, berries, exotic fruit and nuts - Avocados and persimmons', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/16011/persimmon-orchard (accessed 18 September 2021)

He kōrero nā Sandy Scarrow, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008