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Print (Poster / Rag / Torchon) Dimensions Wall Cling Dimensions
Small 16.5" x 22.0" Small 18.0" x 24.0"
Medium 22.0" x 29.5" Medium 24.0" x 32.0"
Large 34.0" x 45.5" Large 36.0" x 48.0"
Tapestry Canvas
Small 18.0" x 24.0" Small 13.5" x 18.0"
Medium 24.0" x 32.0" Medium 18.0" x 24.0"
Large 36.0" x 48.0" Large 30.0" x 40.0"

Papaw

Stomping Grounds

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Asimina triloba (Linnaeus) Dunal 

The papaw is a tall shrub or small tree from ten to forty-five 
feet in height It grows in rich ground along river bottoms, where 
owing to the soft and unobtrusive coloring of the flowers, it is 
easily overlooked when in bloom. The flowers appear earlier than 
the leaves, along with those of dogwood and redbud, but the fruits 
do not ripen until October. They grow singly or in sparse bunches, 
and are of the size and shape of short stout bananas. When ripe, 
they are colored deep yellow. Opinions differ as to their payabil- 
ity, but many persons enjoy their sweet aromatic flavor. The old 
French settlers called them "assimin," a name derived from that 
used in a dialect of the Algonquian Indians, and the genus name 
is derived from this term. The papaw belongs to the tropical Anona 
Family, but the eight species of Asimina are all native in the south- 
ern United States. 

This specimen grew on Plummers Island, Maryland, near Wash- 
ington, District of Columbia. 

Papaw ranges from Florida westward to Texas and Kansas and 
northward to New York, southern Ontario, and Michigan.

We produce all of our on images in shop, and we are happy to offer custom work to our customers. Please inquire for pricing and options.

Asimina triloba (Linnaeus) Dunal 

The papaw is a tall shrub or small tree from ten to forty-five 
feet in height It grows in rich ground along river bottoms, where 
owing to the soft and unobtrusive coloring of the flowers, it is 
easily overlooked when in bloom. The flowers appear earlier than 
the leaves, along with those of dogwood and redbud, but the fruits 
do not ripen until October. They grow singly or in sparse bunches, 
and are of the size and shape of short stout bananas. When ripe, 
they are colored deep yellow. Opinions differ as to their payabil- 
ity, but many persons enjoy their sweet aromatic flavor. The old 
French settlers called them "assimin," a name derived from that 
used in a dialect of the Algonquian Indians, and the genus name 
is derived from this term. The papaw belongs to the tropical Anona 
Family, but the eight species of Asimina are all native in the south- 
ern United States. 

This specimen grew on Plummers Island, Maryland, near Wash- 
ington, District of Columbia. 

Papaw ranges from Florida westward to Texas and Kansas and 
northward to New York, southern Ontario, and Michigan.

We produce all of our on images in shop, and we are happy to offer custom work to our customers. Please inquire for pricing and options.