Persimmons

Persimmons


Season: April and May

Sizes: 9-15

Packing: Cartons of 2.30 kg - 171 cartons/pallet

Packing: Cartons of 3.0 kg - 152 cartons/pallet

Description: Rich in dietary fibers and vitamin C, persimmons is a fruit of Japanese origin. Brought to Brazil during the Japanese immigration in the turn of the century, São Paulo state is among the largest producers of persimmons with over 3,000 hectares of planted crops. It is recommended, due to its high tannin levels, to only be consumed when ripe.