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The papaya (/pəˈpaɪə/ or US /pəˈpɑːjə/) (from Carib via Spanish), papaw, (/pəˈpɔː/) or pawpaw (/ˈpɔːˌpɔː/ is the fruit of the plant Carica papaya, and is one of the 22 accepted species in the genus Carica of the plant family Caricaceae.

Similar species: Cabbages
Species identified by Joe Spandrusyszyn
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By Joe Spandrusyszyn

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Uploaded Feb 7, 2019. Captured Jan 30, 2019 12:20 in Gumbo Limbo Trail, Florida, USA.
  • ILCE-6300
  • f/4.5
  • 1/250s
  • ISO125
  • 70mm