The 2018 season for pawpaws is looking positive so far! Three trees so far were successfully pollinated (naturally) and miniature fruits are now visible. These trees will get a lot of TLC this summer to ensure a good yield for our award-winning pawpaw liqueur!
Our New York Pawpaw farm is doing well, and getting a lot of rain and sun this year so far. One tree has 11 fruit on it alone! Some trees are mature, others are seedlings in tree tubes. All indications so far point to a fantastic yield for apples, bayberries, aronia, and pawpaws! Attached are
Eric was able to attend the Delaware Pawpaw Festival in Wilmington, DE at Alapocas State Park. There, he met with Dr. Ron Powell, president of the North American Pawpaw Growers Association (NAPGA), as well as the Ohio Pawpaw Growers Association. Mohawk Spirits, as a grower, is now a member of NAPGA and also picked up
Today, we returned to one of our favorite wild pawpaw patches in western New York and found hundreds of beautiful purple flowers! The flowers have opened before the leaves appeared. The beautiful flowers are the same rich red-purple color of many of the flowers of the Amorphophallus 'corpse' flowers, and there is even a resemblence