NETTED PAWPAW (Asimina reticulata)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: NETTED PAWPAW (Asimina reticulata)

A.K.A. Dog Banana. Larval host Zebra Swallowtail and pawpaw sphinx moth (Dolba hyloeus). Fruit eaten by mammals and birds and humans.

Learn: http://www.fnps.org/plants/plant/asimina-reticulata

Native American Ethnobotany for this genus: http://herb.umd.umich.edu/herb/search.pl?searchstring=Asimina

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