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male or female papaya seed

Papaya (pawpaw)    None Given

Is it possible to know a male from a female seed prior to planting or do i have to plant a big bunch an wait to find out !

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:August 11, 2015

1 answer    1339 views

White blotches cosisting of fungus looking threads have formed on the leaves.

Papaya (pawpaw)    South Africa, Western Cape

Some of the older leaves have dried out. The plant has not been getting to much sun, seeing as winter just past. What do i do to remove the fungi looking patches?

Asked by: Zander Folscher (2 points)   Posted:August 11, 2015

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My papaya tree had just fallen over.

Papaya (pawpaw)    None Given

My papaya tree approx 8years old .It had a lot of fruit this year. It has just fallen to the ground. Can I cut off the rotting base and replant it? What depth and what fertilizer should I use.

Asked by: clive (1 point)   Posted:March 15, 2017

1 answer    2366 views

Is it possible to identify flowers ?

Papaya (pawpaw)    India (Western region)

Are they male or female .. I m confused . Crop 7-8 months old

Asked by: Pratik Dalsania (1 point)   Posted:October 6, 2016

1 answer    1014 views

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Paw Paw trees turning yellow and withers off

Papaya (pawpaw)    Tanzania

Hello, I planted pawpaw trees 5 months ago and have noted some few trees started developing yellow leaves, the stem becomes weak, the tiny fruits that have developed start becoming black before falling off and soon having the stem falling off. The plants are in a dry and humid environment and I...

Asked by: josh (1 point)   Posted:March 25, 2019

2 answers    577 views

Curly new leaves in papaya

Papaya (pawpaw)    India

its one month old plant, new leaves are getting affected, what is the cause and can you please suggest some natural remedy for the same.

Asked by: sudan (1 point)   Posted:September 12, 2017

1 answer    3204 views


Papaya (pawpaw)    Somalia

Hello I am a farmer in Somalia, I am having some issues on these papaya fruits, white spots appear on the fruits also there is some sticky substance between the two fruits so that I'm not sure how serious it is. Please what is the cause and measures to take? ...

Asked by: Aidarus (1 point)   Posted:November 12, 2017

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White stuff on the trunk
Live in Hawaii and found White stuff on the trunk of the papaya need your help

Papaya (pawpaw)    Hawaii

Don white stuff on my tree living in Hawaii need your help please

Asked by: Don Coons (1 point)   Posted:December 3, 2017

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Leaves turning yellow

Papaya (pawpaw)    None Given

Hi, Plant village, I have a papaya plant of which its leaves are turning into yellow, could you kindly share why is that?, is it a deficiency issue??, If yes, what is it called? And how best to prevent it. Thanks. I have several papaya plants in my farm.

Asked by: Andrew (1 point)   Posted:May 1, 2017

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Some of the affected papaya trees.
Water logging stress (Papaya Farm)

Papaya (pawpaw)    Tanzania

Hi Team, Hope you are all doing great Well, my question is based on places (farms which are affected by water logging, what methods can you suggest to prevent the plant/s from being affected due to water logging stress. Please note the area(farm) is not always water logged. It gets...

Asked by: Andrew (1 point)   Posted:May 29, 2018

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Will it die if I prune too harshly.

Papaya (pawpaw)    None Given

Hi, please could someone help. We've moved into a home with a HUGE papaya. It's magnificent..... But has hundreds of small fruit that drop too soon and go to waste ........ And the few 4 to 6 pound ones are very hard or impossible To get to. I don't want to kill it but I'd love to cut it to...

Asked by: Lyndsay (1 point)   Posted:November 1, 2016

2 answers    5002 views

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Winter care for papaya tree

Papaya (pawpaw)    India (Western region)

Winter season is approaching near, so what care should I take during winter season .

Asked by: Pratik Dalsania (1 point)   Posted:October 20, 2016

2 answers    2153 views

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How to turn a male Papaya tree into a female tree?

Papaya (pawpaw)    Ponchatoula, Louisiana

Does anyone know how to turn a male Papaya tree into a productive female Papaya tree?

Asked by: Dr. Manlio V. (Vinny) Mendoza, Ph.D., USAF (Ret.) (1 point)   Posted:October 17, 2013

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Tree is planted on roof .
Is tree male or female ?

Papaya (pawpaw)    India (Western region)

Is my tree male or female ? It's around 8 months old , also one month back flowers started to open but now flowers are falling off before opening.

Asked by: Pratik Dalsania (1 point)   Posted:October 5, 2016

1 answer    3996 views
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