This needs no introduction.
All round good herb with all being edible. Leaves, green fruit, ripe fruit.
*When planting, make sure you do not expose the roots to air, as this will put it into shock, so just make a cut in the bag and plant when soil is cool. DO not overwater.
So yes, you need one. No, you need 2. As our plants are still young, you wouldn’t know whether you have a male or female.
Plant this in well draining soil, so add some river sand to your papaya spot to make sure the roots are not standing in wet soil – as this will cause it to rot away.
These guys do not like cold, so make sure you mulch in the winter, cover with hay and a good layer of frost net.