[nafex] Pawpaw

Lon J. Rombough lonrom at hevanet.com
Sun Jun 25 22:04:50 EDT 2000


I have heard rumors of pawpaws being grown from cuttings, but I've never
seen proof of anyone getting a high enough rate of success to make it
commercially feasible.  Tissue culture may be another story.
-Lon Rombough
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>Subject: [nafex] Pawpaw
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>Has anyone specific info on the propagation of pawpaw
>(Astimina parviflora or Astimina triloba) from cuttings.
>The CA Rare Fruit Growers fact sheet says: it has been done
>with softwood cutttings with mist and under soil heat; with
>hardwood it is not possible.  Hartmann (Pland Prop P&P)
>says: seed propagation only
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>regards
>Joel
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