Common Name; Paw Paw Scientific Name; Asinona Triloba
Paw Paw is a native American fruit that is little known and little used. This is unfortunate because its delicious! It belongs to a family of very interesting plants, some members have fragrant flowers and some members have fragrant fruit. Paw Paw is a fragrant fruit. Its hard to describe a fragrant fruit because most European fruits are not, but, tropical fruits are often perfumed, and this is certainly the case with the Paw Paw. Its flesh is creamy like custard, and has a flavor like a mix of banana,mango, and peach. Most importantly, its an American native and likes to grow here.