Pawpaw, 'Sweet Virginia'
Pawpaw, 'Sweet Virginia'
Pawpaw, 'Sweet Virginia'

Pawpaw, 'Sweet Virginia'

$ 30.00

Variety description: Very savory fruit on this variety. This cultivar is reputedly self-fertile. Most pawpaws require cross-pollination.

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 2' tall with a well developed root system. Will likely produce fruit in 4-5 years if given good care.

When we ship: 
Available for FALL 2016 shipping. Potted plants also available at the nursery this spring.

Shipping restrictions: None.

Organically grown by Cricket Hill Garden, in compliance with CT NOFA Farmer's Pledge.