POLLINATION: Two plants are needed for pollination
SPACING: Plant trees 6-10 feet apart
FLAVOR OF FRUIT: Very Sweet
Also called “The Custard Apple” because of its delicious taste of vanilla custard. The tree grow to about 25 feet and the fruit is 3″-6″ long. The plant has the characteristics of a tropical tree. The tree is an excellent ornamental and shade tree. Pawpaws prefer rich, fertile soil, regular waterings and 6 hours of sun daily. Plants are hardy from USDA Zones 4-9.