Variety: Hawaiian Papayas

Variety Overview

Hawaiian papayas are pear-shaped and smaller in size, ideal for one person to eat. They have green-yellow skins and golden, melon-flavored flesh with a cavity full of round, dark, slightly soft edible seeds. Hawaiian papayas are genetically modified to resist the ringspot virus disease.

Characteristics

  • Papayas
  • Tropical Fruit
  • Small, pear-shaped fruit with greenish-yellow skin

  • Smooth, golden-colored flesh

  • Sweet, with a melon-like taste

  • About the size of a large pear

  • Greenish-yellow

  • Pear-shaped

  • Yes
  • A central cavity full of round, dark, slightly soft edible seeds

  • Year-round

  • Photo courtesy Frieda's Inc.

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