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Flatwoods Pawpaw, Netted Pawpaw

Asimina reticulata

Family: Annonaceae
Genus: Asimina (a-SEE-mee-nuh) (Info)
Species: reticulata (reh-tick-yoo-LAY-tuh) (Info)




Foliage Color:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)


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USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade


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Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Mid Spring

Mid Winter



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Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:


Propagation Methods:

From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall

From seed; winter sow in vented containers, coldframe or unheated greenhouse

From seed; stratify if sowing indoors

Seed Collecting:

Remove fleshy coating on seeds before storing

Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Seed does not store well; sow as soon as possible


This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Bronson, Florida

Brooker, Florida

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Grand Island, Florida

Keystone Heights, Florida

Lutz, Florida

Port Saint Lucie, Florida

Saint Petersburg, Florida

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Gardeners' Notes:

No details have been posted.