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TREE: Asimina triloba (Pawpaw)

Tried and True Native Plant Selections for the Mid-Atlantic

Unpalatable to deer, Pawpaw is increasingly prevalent in the upland under stories deer frequent. Its fruit, with a complex tropical taste (some say banana-mango-citrus) and custard-like texture, is the largest edible fruit native to North America and gives rise to common names like False Banana and Custard Apple. Continue reading

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