Pawpaws in the deepest South are all but finished.
Pawpaws in the Atlanta area are ripe now. [Chattahoochee pawpaws. Chattahoochee Custard Apples?]
In South Carolina, reporter Thelisha Casey enjoyed a ripe pawpaw in the Congaree National Park. #nps100
Pawpaws in Winston-Salem are peaking, if not waning. If you read this today or tomorrow, drive swiftly but safely to Winston-Salem–Saturday is the North Carolina Pawpaw Festival!
A pawpaw cultivar feast was had in Asheville, North Carolina.
Casey Trees, in Washington D.C., has at least one ripe pawpaw.
A Virginian told me they got their first pawpaw this week.
Pawpaws in Big Stone Gap, Virginia, are not yet ripe.
In Pittsburgh, we’re still maybe a week away. Most of the pawpaws are solid as rock.
If you’re north of Pittsburgh, your pawpaws shouldn’t be ripe. If you they are, that’s special, so give me a call.