Cricket Hill Garden
Pawpaw, 'Quaker Delight'
Variety description: This cultivar is named after the Friends who founded Wilmington College, where it was selected. This variety has won high marks at taste tests at the annual Ohio Pawpaw Festival.
Site requirements: Full sun location with evenly moist soil. Pawpaws will grow in the shade but fruit set will be poor.
Size at maturity: Trees can be maintained at about 15' tall. Pawpaws sucker readily.
Pests and diseases: None.
Hardiness: Native from New York west to southeastern Nebraska, and south to northern Florida and eastern Texas. Will grow in USDA zones 5-9.
Plant size: Grafted tree, about 1-2' tall with a well developed root system. Grown in a 1 qt. container.
When we ship: Available for late summer/early fall 2020 shipping. Potted plants also available at the nursery late summer/ early fall.
Shipping restrictions: None.