Host to 12 species of lepidoptera, including the zebra swallowtail butterfly
Common pawpaw is a small, short-trunked tree or large, multi-stemmed shrub, 10-40 ft. tall
Water Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade , Shade
Wetland indicator status: FACU
Soil Description: Rich, moist, slightly acid soils. Sandy, Sandy Loam, Medium Loam, Clay Loam, Clay
Use Wildlife: Small mammals relish the fragrant fruit which tastes banana-like. Fruit-mammals, Fruit-birds.
Attracts: Birds , Butterflies