A large, short-lived perennial plant with a single trunk can reach up to 30 feet at maturity. They are quick to fruit and they fruit all year round. I can use them both ripe or green. This fruit for high nutritional value, great taste and medicinal properties.
Planting & Care
SunLight: Papayas love heat and sunlight, select a sunny and sheltered place in your garden.
Soil: they need very good soil, rich in organic matter and nutrients.
Water: Papayas have large soft leaves and evaporate a lot of water in warm weather, so they need above average watering
Fertilizer: Papayas are heavy feeders and require regular fertilizing. Adding compost is also recommended.
Temperature: They do not tolerate freezing temperatures and are damaged or killed if temperatures go below 32 degrees.