1940 – 1950Creator:
Watts, May TheilgaardType:
Color silhouette of a Persimmon tree, including a nature print outline of a leaf, a drawing of a fruit, and descriptive text.
Drawings and text, from top to bottom, left to right:
- leaf: alternate
- tree: opossum's tree; native from central Illinois southward; bark broken into block, showing orange underbark
- fruit: astringent unless fully ripe