Cricket Hill Garden
Asimina, 'Shenandoah' pawpaw
Variety description: Custard-like fruit with good yields and a sweet, mild flavor. When Neil Peterson was taste testing his pawpaws at a Washington DC farmers market, this one was a consistent favorite.
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 5" x 12" tree pot.
When we ship: SPRING 2023.
Shipping restrictions: None.