Pawpaw Growing Information
Kentucky State University Publications
Organic Production of Pawpaw. (K.W.
Pomper, S. B. Crabtree, and J. D. Lowe. 2010.Kentucky State University
Cooperative Extension Bulletin PBI-004.)
Forest Production of
Pawpaw (K.W. Pomper, and
2009; KSU Pawpaw Ext. Bull; PIB-003)
The Pawpaw Planting
Guide (S.C. Jones, R.N. Peterson, T. Turner, K.W. Pomper, and D. R. Layne.
1998; KSU Pawpaw Ext. Bull. PIB-002)
2009 Pawpaw Cultivar List
and Fruit Photographs (K. Pomper, S. Crabtree, and J. Lowe, 2009)
2009 Pawpaw Nurseries List
(K. Pomper and S. Crabtree, 2009)
Results of the
Kentucky Pawpaw Regional Variety Trial ( K. Pomper, S Crabtree, D.
Layne, N. Peterson, J. Masabni, and D. Wolf,. 2008, J. Amer. Pom. Sci.
Results of the Pawpaw
Variety Taste Test at the 2008 Pawpaw Workshop (K. Pomper. 2008, The
Kentucky Colonels ‘Kernel’ 2-38:4-5).
Pawpaw Tasting Highlights Kentucky
State/PawPaw Foundation 2004 Workshop (K. Pomper, 2005, The PawPaw
Should I Practice
Within-Cluster Fruit Thinning in Pawpaw? (University of Kentucky-Cooperative
Extension Service. FruitFacts, June issue, 6:6-7; K. Pomper, 2008).
Organically (University of Kentucky-Cooperative Extension Service. FruitFacts, October
issue, 10:3-6; K. Pomper, 2006)
Frequently Asked Questions
(S. Jones and K. Pomper 2003)
The Pawpaw (Asimina
triloba) (M.B. Callaway, 1990)
The North American
Pawpaw: Botany and Horticulture. Horticultural Reviews. Vol.
31:351-384.(K.W. Pomper and D.R. Layne. 2005)
New Crops Fact Sheet (Layne, 1995)
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Other Non-KSU Publications
How to hand-pollinate pawpaws.
Crops Opportunities Center, University of Kentucky (2008)
Pawpaw Production in Germany
(click here for English translation) (H. Siegler, 2008)
Specialty Crop Profile: Pawpaw, Virginia Tech, Publication Number
438-105 (A. Bratsch, 2006)
Pawpaw Production, Appropriate Technology Transfer for Rural Areas (ATTRA),
(L. Greer, 2001)
Growing Pawpaw, Purdue
University (B. Bordelon, 2001)
PAWPAW: Asimina triloba,
California Rare Fruit Growers, Inc. (1999)
(Pawpaw) Genetic Resources, USDA ARS National Clonal Germplasm Repository,
(K. Hummer and J. Postman)
Pawpaws in the Garden/Pawpaws in
the Kitchen. The PawPaw Foundation. 1990.
Guide to Evaluating Pawpaws (The
PawPaw Foundation, 1990).