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Asimina triloba

Pawpaw

A multi-stemmed shrub or small tree with a short trunk and spreading branches. This native tends to sucker and form colonies in the wild. Produces oblong fruit that has the flavor of a banana and consistency of custard.


  • Category:Shrubs
  • Hardiness Zone:5-8
  • Height:15-20 Feet
  • Spread:15-20 Feet

Flower Color
Burgundy
Foliage Color
Green
Best Usage
Naturalizing
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist
Good Drainage
Wildlife
Attracts Wildlife
Exposure
Sun
Part Sun

A multi-stemmed shrub or small tree with a short trunk and spreading branches. This native tends to sucker and form colonies in the wild. Produces oblong fruit that has the flavor of a banana and consistency of custard.