Common Pawpaw Asimina triloba

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Asimina triloba

Family:

Annonaceae

Genus:

Asimina

Species:

triloba

Common Name:

Common Pawpaw

Seeds Per Pound:
432
Quantity:
29.4 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
9
Germination:
98%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
30 feet
Collection Locale:
Ohio
Crop Year:
2018
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
5


 

In Stock: 29.4 lb
Prices
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
8.95
1 lb
49.50
1 kg
98.00
10 lb
395.00
Growing Info:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 90 days.
Germination: sow 1" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
In a Nutshell:
* Edible fruit - raw or cooked.
* The fruit can also be used for making preserves, pies, ice cream and other sweet desserts.
* The fruit falls from the tree in autumn and is then stored until fully ripe. more...
* Pawpaw is a large shrub or small tree growing to a height of 11 meters.
* The flowers are produced in early spring at the same time as or slightly before the new leaves appear. more...
* The droopy long leaves provide a 'sleepy' aura to the summer landscape. more...
* A unique tropical-looking fruit which holds the title of the largest edible fruit native to the United States.
* Pawpaw fruit season is usually September through October
* Easy to grow from seed in the spring in an area with part shade and sun.
Short description:

On any pawpaw tree there is a WIDE range of sizes of fruit. It depends on how many seeds are inside the fruit. Seed number can be anywhere from 1-12 roughly. Fruit size is directly proportional to number of seeds.