Papaya (Carica papaya)
Description DECEASED – 8/22/2016. Native to S. FL hammocks and a vigorous member of post-hurricane regrowth.
Location Sarasota, FL
This champion Papaya of Florida made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in , as it is the largest known tree of its species in the country. By recognizing these champions, we recognize the beauty and critical ecosystem services provided by our biggest and oldest trees.
|Nominated by||Edward Flowers|
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