Papaya is a tropical fruit, it will not survive outdoors in winter season. Bring the seedling indoor before 1st frost of the season. Keep it indoor, near a sunny bright place, water once a week. Lightly fertilize after 2 months. Next year take the young plant outdoor after last frost. Water and fertilize regularly.
Good for Growing in Container: No
Sunlight Requirement: Full Sun
Seed Sowing: Start seeds in August-September for next season.
Days to Germinate: 10-12 days
Days to Maturity: 8-10 months
Suggestion: Please note, Papaya has separate male and female plants. so it it suggested always grow more than 2 plants.