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Floyd, VA
(Zone 6b)

June 21, 2008
12:52 AM

Post #5135320

We would find under story pawpaws growing on islands in the James River. I used to wait for them to get ripe. Finally, we got to them first.
I have to say that I was disappointed because I envisioned something with far more texture, taste, and sweetness. But it is a wonderful plant which seems very exotic. People buy them here in Virgina at Edible Landscapes (if they are still in business.) Your article was very well written and informative.
Calvert City, KY
(Zone 7a)

June 21, 2008
2:44 AM

Post #5135854

Thanks Gloria,
So glad you enjoyed the article.

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