Pawpaw (Asimina tetramera) in the Pawpaws Database

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Flowers: Malodorous
Flower Color: Multi-Color: Purple to maroon to brown
Uses: Will Naturalize
Edible Parts: Fruit
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Stratify seeds: 90-120 days
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Root
Other: root suckers, grafting and budding techniques
Conservation status: Endangered (EN)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Endangered

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Dwarf paw paw by stone Sep 30, 2016 12:01 PM 9
Can't even guess at a genus by purpleinopp Jun 1, 2016 4:26 PM 77
Tree id needed by threegardeners Jun 7, 2012 8:07 AM 28

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