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Type of bush/ tree #7620971 10/01/19 04:48 PM
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I am not 100% sure on what this is. Looking for input. Located in Val Verde county. [Linked Image]

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Looks kind of like mountain laurel to me but I'm no expert.


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Hard to tell from that picture, could be a native wax myrtle.

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Looks like a persimmon to me.

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looks like mountain laurel to also

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If the small black fruits are part of the bush, then it is persimmon

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Originally Posted by Schat
If the small black fruits are part of the bush, then it is persimmon


Also looks like a Texas persimmon to me.

Re: Type of bush/ tree [Re: ccrock] #7621196 10/01/19 08:52 PM
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The black things are “fruit” and have dried I guess from lack of water. I know it isn’t mountain laurel and was thinking persimmons. I will try to zoom in on another picture and post shortly. Thanks for your help.

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Not a mountain laurel. Looks like persimmon.


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Lots of it in the Edward's plateau. Deer love the fruits. I think they nibble the leaves too.


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Persimmon fruits have a leafy looking cap on them, like a strawberry. A closer picture of the fruit would help.
I posted a picture of a bush almost identical to that, it was a lotebush.


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It could be lotebush but by description the fruit is small where this is grape size.

Here is an enlarged picture. [Linked Image]

I also didn’t notice any spikes or thorns on it.

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Texas Persimmon our place is loaded with them.

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Persimmon

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Per sim mon

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Deer eat them too

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deer love those

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