PERSIMMON (GB) b. H, 1893
DP = 0-0-0-0-0 (0) DI = Inf CD = Inf - 9 Starts, 7 Wins, 1 Places, 1 Shows Career Earnings: $174,203
Owner: HRH The Prince of Wales Breeder: HRH The Prince of Wales Winnings: 9 Starts: 7 - 1 - 1, $174,203
Won Derby S., St. Leger S., Coventry S., Eclipse S., Ascot Gold Cup (twice), Jockey Club S., Richmond S., Manchester Cup.
Champion Sire 4 times, and Champion Broodmare sire 4 times. His offspring include the superb filly Sceptre (b.f. 1899) who won the 1000 Guineas Stakes, 2000 Guineas Stakes, Oaks Stakes and the St. Leger Stakes; Keystone 2nd (b.f. 1903) who won the Oaks Stakes; Perola (ch.f. 1906) who won the Oaks Stakes; Your Majesty (b.c. 1905) who won the St. Leger Stakes and was later a great success at stud in Argentina; and Prince Palatine (b.c. 1908) who won the Ascot Gold Cup 2x.