Pawpaw #5

Small spreading tree with delicious edible fruit, similar in taste to a banana/pear with a custard consistency; fruit is sweet, rich, high in vitamins, however flowers can have a disagreeable fetid odor; tree is a host for the zebra swallowtail butterfly

$110.00

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Common Paw Paw is a small tree that is commonly grown for its edible qualities, although it does have ornamental merits as well. It produces large green oblong fruit with creamy white flesh which are usually ready for picking from mid to late summer. The fruits have a sweet taste with a mushy texture and a pleasant fragrance.

The fruit are most often used in the following ways:

Fresh Eating
Cooking
Preserves
Wine-Making

Additional information

Dimensions 15 × 20 in
Botanical Name

Asimina triloba

Height

20'

Width

15'

Deer Resistance

N

Attracts Pollinators

N

Photo Credit

Net PS

SKU: 30752

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