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Pawpaw: The Susquehanna Banana

Pawpaw trees bear the largest edible fruit native to the United States, a fruit whose creamy texture and banana-meets-mango flavor is gaining popularity with people interested in growing their own food. Join plant breeder Neal Peterson of Peterson Pawpaws as he recounts the fascinating lore and natural history of pawpaws, discusses how to grow them in your yard, and reviews various products made from the fruit. Sample this uniquely flavored delicacy and leave with a new appreciation of the “Susquehanna Banana”!

Date & Time

September 22, 2018

1:00PM - 2:30PM

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