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Meet the Largest Fruit in North America: Pawpaw

Posted by Lisa Peterson -

Living in South Central Illinois, native tropical fruit is not typically a hot commodity. Recently a co-worker brought in an odd potato shaped green fruit. She had received the fruit from a local farmer, who had told her it was a pawpaw. Pawpaw is the largest edible fruit in North America and can be found in 26 states reaching from the Gulf Coast up the Great Lakes and as far West as Nebraska....

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