Help us maintain this website and keep it free and open for our community of scientists, students, and conservation managers, who depend on it to obtain the most up to date information. Help us save species and restore native ecosystems!


Please scroll to the bottom for more images.
Diospyros digyna Jacq.
Black sapote

Family: Ebenaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Tree

Perennation: Perennial

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

Comments: For images, visit CalPhotos.

Other data on Diospyros digyna available from :

Diospyros digyna has been found in the following 3 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Chernoff Hammock Present Not Native, Naturalized
Matheson Hammock Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
R. Hardy Matheson Preserve Present Not Native, Naturalized

Diospyros digyna has been found in the following habitat :
Rockland Hammock