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Cultivars of Diospyros virginiana:  

'Early Bearing'

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The following description is from Fletcher (1915):

Introduced from Cartersburg, Indiana, where it ripens early in October; form, round ovate; size, medium; color, dull yellow; quality, good.















Fletcher, W.F.  1915.  
The Native Persimmon.  Farmers' Bulletin 685, United States Department of Agriculture,  Washington, D.C.  page 25.