TREASURE TREES

#057 Paw Paw (Asimina triloba)

Little is known about this Treasure Tree, including if it is still standing. It achieved Treasure Tree status in 1992.

Statistics (1992)

  • Circumference (In.): 17"
  • Height (Ft.): 38'
  • Avg. Crown Spread (Ft.): 14'
  • Total Points: 59

More Information

  • Nominated By: Bill Logan
  • Year Added: 1992
  • Owned By: Dorsey White
  • Current condition: Unknown
  • Neighborhood: Coulwood
  • Property Type: Private Home
  • Nearest Address: Private Property
  • Ecological Value: The Paw Paw tree is known for its fruit, produced early in late summer. The taste and appearance is similar to a banana and is eaten by songbirds, wild turkeys, squirrels, racoons, opossums, and black bears.
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