Carica papaya ~ Papaya
Papaya is a wonderful tropical fruit growing to maturity at rocket speeds. From seed, plants are known to bear fruit in under 1 year! They prefer hot well drained soils and do well in dry areas. The plants are either male, female, or hermaphroditic, the later creating the most preferred fruit type. Seeds are shipped dried and under 2 months old. For fresh, undried seeds, please inquire.