Asimina triloba 'Sunflower Grafted'

Sunflower Grafted Pawpaw

'Sunflower' Pawpaw is a well known hardy northern selection with large, flavorful fruit. Ripens slightly later than other varieties.

Unique, tropical-looking foliage
Food and cover for a variety of wildlife
Check out our Peterson cultivars, available Fall 2009!

Item

Description

On Hand

Future

1118 S3-3 RPM 0 0
15285 4x4 S2 36 0
16173 S3-5 RPM 0 0

More about Asimina triloba 'Sunflower Grafted':

The Pawpaw provides larval food of Zebra Swallowtail butterfly.

Five Peterson Pawpaw cultivars will be available at Forrest Keeling beginning Fall 2009. The five cultivars, Allegheny, Shenandoah, Susquehanna, Potomac and Wabash, are each known for firm, fleshy fruits with very creamy texture--just perfect for eating and cooking!

Sunflower Grafted Pawpaw Growing and Maintenance Tips:

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

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