Papaya F2 Scarlet Red 786
About Papaya F2 Scarlet Red 786 – The F2 Scarlet Red 786 variety of Papaya is a thin skinned, early harvesting variety with luscious scarlet red to orange flesh. Frequently referred to as a tree, papaya is actually a large herb. Rapid growth of 20 feet in the first year of planting is common in its native climate. The hollow stem of green to deep purple can grow up to 12 or 16 inches thick at the base. Deeply divided leaves of brilliant green sprout from the upper portion of the stem and can vary from 1 to 2 feet in width. Elongated melon-like fruit hangs in multiples from the stem with thin yellowish orange skin and an interior juicy sweet smooth flesh. It’s time to grow a taste of the tropics!
Average Content: 10 seeds
Instructions for sowing: Dip the Seeds in Water for 12 hours, then sow them directly in soil or in small pots. After 45-50 days transplant the saplings in the pots into the earth.
Sowing Time: All Season
The picture is an indication of type only
Germination percentage: 70 percent