Sunrise Solo Hawaiian Papaya Seeds (Carica papaya)
WHAT YOU WILL RECEIVE: Seeds will arrive packed inside our one-of-a-kind Frozen Seed Capsules™ - an air/water-tight glass vial packed with organic cotton and moisture-absorbing silica beads. The perfect environment for long-term seed storage!
ABOUT THE PLANT: Hardy to about 32F, however, thrives in full sun and loves heat. Produces only bisexual and female plants. Grows fast up to 10-12 ft. Will flower and fruit from seed in less than a year, with peak fruiting at about 2 years. Small, very sweet, pear-shaped fruit with orange/red flesh weigh 1-2 lbs. Feed with an organic fertilizer monthly during fruiting. Originally from Hawaii.
About FrozenSeed Capsules™:
- Frozen Seed Capsules™ are designed as a time capsule for seeds. They are intended to be stored in the freezer and will protect and preserve your seeds, providing many years of excellent germination rates. Seeds saved in a frozen environment can last for decades. Even storing Frozen Seed Capsules™ in the refrigerator or at room temperature is acceptable and also extends seed life by many years!
- The screw-top lid provides an air/water-tight environment to keep seeds dry. The glass vial ensures protection for long-term storage and seeds are easily viewable, yet completely secure; no more flimsy envelopes! Organic cotton keeps seeds dry and comfortable and color-changing silica beads absorb moisture to prevent seed damage.
- Plant your seeds now or save seeds to grow year after year. Collect seeds from your own harvest and place the seeds into your Frozen Seed Capsules™ to save the seeds for planting next season.
- Perfect for both the rare seeds collector and avid gardener, Frozen Seed Capsules™ make saving seeds easy and effective!