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Asimina angustifolia (Slimleaf pawpaw)
Cressler, Alan

Asimina angustifolia

Asimina angustifolia Raf.

Slimleaf Pawpaw

Annonaceae (Custard-Apple Family)

Synonym(s): Asimina longifolia, Asimina longifolia var. spatulata, Pityothamnus angustifolius

USDA Symbol: ASAN6

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Venation: Pinnate
Leaf Margin: Entire
Inflorescence: Axillary
Size Class: 3-6 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Nov



Additional resources

USDA: Find Asimina angustifolia in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Asimina angustifolia in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Asimina angustifolia


Record Modified: 2015-08-27
Research By: DEW

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