Also called eastern persimmon, simmon, possumwood and sugar-plum.

Part of persimmon/ebony  family Ebenaceae.

Native to 🇺🇸 USA central and mid-Atlantic.   🌎︎ Map.  Adobe Acrobat Reader file

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)
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