Contributions by Pawpaw breeders and collectors to cultivars in U.S. circulation as of 5/2022

Last update 5/18/2022:

Site Keys and Cultivars:
Blandy = Blandy Exp. Farm, O.E. White, U VA, 1926-1955
· Blandy Exp. Farm #30, Blandy Exp. Farm #53
Byrd = Byrd Collection, Larry Byrd, unknown dates
· Free Byrd
C1990 = U.S. wild specimens, Callaway 1990 contest, 1990
· Wells
CF = Hart County KY, Carol Friedman, 1990s
· Greenriver Belle
Childers = Childers Collection, H. Childers, unknown dates
· Cluster, Walters
Cliff E. = England Tree Farm, Cliff England, 1989-present
· Al Horn White Flesh, Nyomi’s Delicious (166-13)
Cothron = Peaceful Heritage Nursery, Blake Cothron, 2016-present
· Avatar, Golden Moon
Davis = Davis Collection, C. Davis, 1959-1990s
· Davis, Taylor, Taytwo, Prolific, Convis, Lynn’s Favorite, Tollgate, Lady D, IXL
Dayton = Wild population NE of Dayton OH, E.J. Downing, 1915-1938
· Middletown
DM = Montanari Collection, Domenico Montanari, 1983-present
· Prima 1216
Don M. = Wild seedling from southern IN, Don Munich, 1980s
· Sue
Ferver = Perfect Circle Farm, Barre VT, Buzz Ferver, 2019-present
· Carmelo, Dr. Chill, Spilt Milk Variegated, Sunsprout
Gibson = Gibson Collection, Milo Gibson, 1970s
· Sunflower
Glaser = Glaser Collection, P. Glaser, 1960-1980s
· Little Rosie, Glaser, Quaker Delight
Gordon = Gordon Collection, J. Gordon, 1980s
· SAA-Zimmerman-1, SAA-Zimmerman-2, PA Golden No. 1, PA Golden No. 2, PA Golden No. 3, PA Golden No. ?, SAA-Overleese
Halvin = Halvin Collection, Tyler and Danae Halvin, unknown dates
· Caspian, Halvin, Sidewinder
HRB Farm = H.R. Benson R&D Farm, USDA ARS, 1998-present
· KSU Chappell (KSU 4-1), Cales Creek, Wilson, Ruby Keenan, Collins, Jonathan
HSN = Hidden Springs Nursery, Cookeville TN, Annie Black, 1988-present
· LA Native
Iuka = Wild seedling from Iuka IL, J.W. Hickman, 1979
· Mitchell
Jacobs = Jacobs Collection, H. Jacobs, 1934-1950?
· Sweet Alice
LAN = Louisiana Nursery, Opelousas LA, unknown person, 1950-present
· Estil
Lehman = Lehman’s Orchard, Jerry Lehman, 1989-2019
· Benny’s Favorite (275-56), Jerry’s Big Girl (250-39), Jerry’s Delight (250-30), Lehman’s Delight (275-48), Lehman’s Chiffon, Maria’s Joy, October Moon (275-17), VE-21 (Valley East 21), VE-9 (Valley East 9), Windstar, Summer Delight
LSU = LSU Native Plant Arboretum, LSU Agricultural Center, 1993-present
· ARK-21
Mansell = Mansell Collection, T.H. Mansell, 1970s
· Kirsten
Mich SU = Tollgate Gardens, Michigan SU, 1990s-present
· Sweet Virginia, Sunglo, Belle, Sibley
NW = North Willamette Experiment Station, Oregon SU, 1892-present
· Mary Foos Johnson
P-Kee = Keedysville UMD site, N. Peterson, USDA ARS, 1981-1994
· 8-20
P OR = Portland Oregon, Ford Amend, 1950
· Ford Amend
PP = Peterson Pawpaws LLC, N. Peterson, 1998-present
· Allegheny (PPF 2-9), Potomac (4-2), Rappahannock (8-58), Shenandoah (1-7-1), Susquehanna (11-5), Tallahatchie, Wabash (1-7-2)
P-USDA = Peterson MD breeding, N. Peterson, USDA ARS, 1981-1994
· 9-58
P-Wye = River Wye UMD site, N. Peterson, USDA ARS, 1981-1994
· KSU Benson (7-5), KSU Atwood (8-2)
RC = Campbell Collection, R.D. Campbell, 1970s
· NC-1
Riley = Riley Collection, J.M. Riley, 1970s
· Rebecca’s Gold
Silber = Silber Collection, D. Silber, 1990s
· Jack’s Jumbo
Tifton = Tifton Experimental Farm, U GA, 1940-1970s
· Mango
UVM = UVM Agriculture Extension, Burlington VT, unknown person, 1913-present
· UVM #1
Wahl = Red Fern Farm, Tom Wahl, 2013-present
· Asterion, Atria, Betria, Canopus, Gatria, Regulus, Rigel, Sweet
Walker = Walker Pawpaw Tree Farm, Woody Walker, 2014-present
· Cantaloupe freestone, Honey Dew freestone, Marshmallow freestone, Kentucky Champion, Kentucky Legend, Tropical Treat
Ward = Overleese Property, Rushville IN, W.B. Ward, 1950
· Overleese
Zimm. = Zimmerman Collection, G.A. Zimmerman, 1923-1941
· Zimmerman

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