Home  >  Plants  >  Edible/Fruit
Carica papaya 'Papaya Tree'
Carica papaya 'Papaya Tree'
Item No. 345-0100-006
 |  Read Reviews  |  Write A Review

Read full description
Out of Stock

Carica papaya 'Papaya Tree' - The Papaya is a fast-growing, woody, large herb growing 10 or 12 feet in height. The primary use of the Papaya is as an edible fruit. The ripe fruit is usually eaten raw, without the skin or seeds. The black seeds are edible, and have a sharp, spicy taste.

Name Carica papaya 'Papaya Tree'
Common Names Melon Tree, Papaya, Mamao
Grow Zone 9
Light Conditions Full Sun
Water Requirements Average, do not overwater
PH Level 7.9-8.5
Minimum Height 20 feet
Maximum Height 30 feet
Growth Habit Fast
Bloom Period Year Round
Bloom Color White
Fragrant Yes
Fragrance Butter
Best Grown In Outdoors, Large Planters
Scientific Name Carica papaya
Class Magnoliopsida
Family Caricaceae
Genus Carica
Species papaya
Salt Tolerance Low
Grow Zone 9
Grow Zones
Be the first to submit a review on this product!
Review and Rate this Item

Send to a Friend

Send this product to a friend...