The first variety introduced from the Kentucky State University breeding program, KSU-Atwood™ ripens in mid- season and is prized for it incredibly heavy crops, 150 or more fruit per tree, and rich and delicious flavor.
Latin Name:Asimina triloba
Site and Soil:Pawpaw likes 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained soil.
Pollination Requirements:Plant two varieties or a combination of seedlings and varieties for cross-pollination.
Hardiness:KSU-Atwood is hardy to minus 20°F. or below.
Bearing Age:2-3 years after planting.
Size at Maturity:12-15 ft. in height
Pests & Diseases:Pawpaw is not bothered by pests or diseases.
Sunset Western Zone:2-9, 14, 18-21
Sunset Northeast Zone:31, 32, 34-41
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