Image: Persimmon

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Description: An American Persimmon Diospyros virginiana tree bearing fruit in the fall. The color of the tree's leaves are yellow because of the decrease in chlorophyll. Cartenoids provide the colorations of yellow, brown, orange, that tint the leaves.
Title: Persimmon
Credit: Own work
Author: Gphoto
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