$15.00 – $30.00
Common Name: Small Flowered Pawpaw
- Habit: Tree, Shrub
- Light: Part Shade (2-5 hrs. direct sun)
- Water Needs: Average, Moist
- Height: 2-5′, 5-8′
- Flower: Maroon, Apr
- Fruit: Yes, Yellow green fruit with soft edible flesh, large brown seeds.
- Fall Color: Yes
- Natural Habitat: Bottomland Deciduous Forest, Upland Deciduous Forest
- Larval host for: Zebra Swallowtail (Eurytides marcellus)
Upright small tree with oval crown. Reddish-brown flowers give way to small green-yellow fleshy edible fruits somewhat like papaya. Fruits can be made into jam and attract birds and other wildlife. Foliage turns yellow in fall.