OMG Asheville

Pawpaw Trees - 5" Potted Fruit Trees

Sale price Price $40.00 Regular price Unit price  per 

Experience the joy of cultivating your very own Pawpaw tree and savor the exceptional flavors it brings to your harvests. Whether you're a seasoned gardener or just beginning your green journey, our Pawpaw Trees are sure to delight and thrive in your care. Our Pawpaw Trees flourish in 5-inch wide, 20-inch deep plastic containers. These remarkable trees have the potential to grow into beautiful, fruit-bearing wonders. Pawpaw Trees are known for their unique, custard-like fruits, which boast a tropical flavor with hints of banana and mango. These trees are not only a delightful addition to your garden but also a source of delicious and exotic homegrown produce. Pawpaw Trees thrive in full sun to partial shade, making them adaptable to various garden settings. With proper care, they can develop a rich green canopy that provides cooling shade during the summer months. The pawpaw trees will reach 15-20 feet wide and up to 30 feet tall at maturity.

SIZE: 1 x potted tree, 4.5” wide x 8” deep pot
*** To produce fruit you will need to 2 trees for pollination. We recommend planting 10+ feet apart.

Cold Climate Considerations:
For those residing in colder climates with freezing temperatures, we recommend adding a "UniHeat 72 Hour Heat Pack" to your order. This ensures the safe journey of your plant, even in chilly weather. Visit our shop to include this option with your order at Checkout. If a heat pack is not included for colder climates, we cannot guarantee that the plant will arrive alive in below-freezing Winter weather.

SUNLIGHT: Partial Shade initially (recommended shade cloth for first 2 years if in a full sun spot), then Full to Partial Sun
Winter hardiness of 5 °F
Zones 4-8

WATER: We recommend keeping the tree regularly watering so it doesn’t dry out for the first year.