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Papaya Red Maradol Improved

NZ$4.95

Description

Improved selection of popular papaya, grown extensively in warmer parts of the USA and Mexico. Regarded as one of the world's most nutritious fruits, with the seeds also being edible. Needs lots of warmth to germinate and grow in. Plants can set fruit quite low on the plant and ripen within 7 months from transplant. Mature fruit turn yellow orange when ripe and average 2kg in size.

Matures 200 days from transplant.
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7715

Carica papaya

Information

OPTIMUM SOIL TEMP FOR GERMINATION DAYS TO GERMINATION DISTANCE APART TO PLANT SEEDLINGS PREFERRED GROWING PERIOD WHEN TO SOW NUMBER OF SEEDS PER PACKET PREFERRED GROWING METHOD BEST USE
22-25 14-21 2-3 metres-icon 2-3 metres Tender 2 8 Transplant-icon Transplant Vegetable Fruit-icon Vegetable Fruit

KEY to WHEN TO SOW

  1 Early Spring 2 Late Spring &
Early Summer
3 Late Summer &
Early Autumn

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