Variety: Tainung Papayas

Variety Overview

Tainung papayas are a large, oblong variety with yellow and green spotted skins. They have firm, salmon-colored flesh with a sweet flavor and mild aroma, and a central cavity full of small, round, shiny black seeds. They are sometimes also called formosa papayas.


  • Papayas
  • Tropical Fruit
  • Large, oblong fruit with yellow and green spotted skin

  • Firm and salmon-colored

  • Sweet, with a mild aroma and hints of melon

  • 3 pounds or larger

  • Yellow and green spotted

  • Oblong

  • Yes
  • Small, round, shiny black seeds

  • Photo courtesy World Variety Produce

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