University of Florida

Asimina triloba

Common name(s): Pawpaw, Common Pawpaw, Custard Apple

Plant type: deciduous small tree
Primary method of propagation: seed

Propagation by Seed

Time of year to collect seed: early Autumn
Time of year to sow seed: Summer
Seed treatment: stratify 40 degrees F 2-3 months.
Preferred temperature for germination: 70-85 degrees F
Comment: Seeds should be covered 3/4