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Asimina triloba 'Allegheny'
Common Name: Paw Paw Family: Annonaceae (The Custard Apple Family)

Notes:
Asimina 'Allegheny' is an early ripener, very productive, great flavour with 1/2 pound fruits. Paw paw is an intriguing eastern North American (including southern Ontario) understorey tree with large, beautiful, subtropical foliage, red flowers and sweet, custardy fruits with a unique flavour like banana, mango and cantaloupe! All plants will produce fruit but you need two different plants for cross pollination.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Americas - North America

Native Habitat:
Well-drained, deep, fertile bottom-land and hilly upland habitat.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourRed
TypeShrub Secondary Bloom Colour
Height25-40' Bloom TimeSpring
Spread10' and over FragranceYes
Light ExposureSun Part Sun Foliage ColourGreen
Soil MoistureAverage Moist Stem Colour
Hardiness5-9 BerriesYes
BC NativeNo

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