Pawpaw

Pawpaw

Asimina Triloba

Commonly known as “Mountain Banana” this full size tree produces clusters of mango size fruit having a sweet, custardish flavor somewhat similar to banana, mango, and cantaloupe. An Appalachian favorite.

 

 

Zones Zone 5-8
Soil Type Loamy & Sandy soils
Mature Height & Width 30′ Height and 10′ Spread
Growth Rate Medium 12″ per year on average
Site Selection Part Shade- 2 or more for pollination
Moisture Requirements Moist but well drained soils