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Vasconcellea pubescens (Mountain Papaya)

Vasconcellea pubescens (Mountain Papaya)


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The mountain papaya (Vasconcellea pubescens) also known as mountain pawpaw, papayuelo, chamburo, or simply "papaya" is a species of the genus Vasconcellea, native to the Andes of northwestern South America from Colombia south to central Chile, typically growing at altitudes of 1,500–3,000 metres (4,900–9,800 ft).

Protect from frost when young. Frost-hardy when mature.

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