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Asimina triloba 'Susquehanna™Grafted'

Susquehanna™Grafted Pawpaw

'Susquehanna' is an outstanding pawpaw. Large fruits with rich, sweet flavor, exceptional fleshiness, and firm buttery texture. An especially beautiful ornamental specimen tree in the home landscape.

Very fleshy fruit with only 3% seed
Large fruits have sweet, rich flavor
Firm, buttery texture
Exceptional landscape specimen
Responds well to pruning
A Peterson variety

Item

Description

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Future

14503 S3-3 RPM 0 0
15291 4x4 S2 593 0

More about Asimina triloba 'Susquehanna™Grafted':

This tree originated as a seedling from the collection of the Blandy Experimental Farm. It has the largest fruit of our three varieties, sometimes weighing over a pound. Fruits have a firm texture similar to avocado and a thicker skin than other varieties.

Firm textured fruits of 'Susquehanna' are less fragile than other pawpaw varieties. It has the fewest seeds of any variety (3% by weight). Moderate to good yields. Responds well to pruning.

Susquehanna™Grafted Pawpaw Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Produced using Forrest Keeling's patented RPM Root Production Method ® technology for exceptional growth and survivability.

For best fruit production, grow in moist, moderately acid soil.

For a delicious and unique dessert, try the recipe for
Pawpaw Cheesecake, just one of the great, "wild" recipes found on the Missouri Department of Conservation's website.

Height:

15-20 Feet

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Spread:

15-20 Feet

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Hardiness Zone:

5 - 9

Characteristics & Attributes
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist, Well-Drained
Attracts Wildlife
Upland Birds and Game
Butterflies
Songbirds
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Fall
Foliage Color
Gold
Habit
Deciduous
Attributes
Specimen