Purdue Extension forester Lenny Farlee brings you another edition of ID That Tree. Sweet orange fruit, simple leaves and alligator-like bark are just a few recognizable characteristics of this native Indiana tree, the persimmon. Enjoy video and learn more.
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Persimmons, The Education Store, Purdue Extension resource center
The Fruit Of The Gods From An Indiana Tree?, Got Nature? Blog, Purdue Extension – Forestry and Natural Resources
Persimmon, Native Trees of Indiana River Walk, Purdue Fort Wayne
ID That Tree, Playlist
A Woodland Management Moment, Playlist
Investing in Indiana Woodlands, The Education Store, Purdue Extension resource center
Forest Improvement Handbook, The Education Store
Lenny Farlee, Sustaining Hardwood Extension Specialist
Purdue University Department of Forestry and Natural Resource