- Low in salt
- Naturally occurring sugars
- September and October
There are 22 different species of Carica papaya, but the most common differentiation between types is simply whether they are red fleshed and yellow fleshed
- Snack diced
Papaya trees come in three sexes – male, female and hermaphrodite.
Female trees need pollination to produce edible fruits, while the hermaphrodite is self-pollinating.
For this reason, most commercial papaya orchids are planted only with hermaphrodite trees.