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Strawberry Guava

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Compact Size, Edible Fruit

Ideal houseplant! Glossy foliage, snowy flowers and rosy guavas that taste like strawberries enjoy the juicy fruit fresh and in preserves. Potted.

Zones: 9 - 10 (30° F.).
Height: 25'. As long as the Guava is in a container and kept trimmed it will remain at 3' - 4' or smaller. The only way it will grow larger is if it is planted directly in the ground, which can only be done in the southern most zones and it will then grow up to
Shade Requirement: Full sun.

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Strawberry Guava Product Details

Botanical Name: Psidium cattleianum.

Height: 25'. As long as the Guava is in a container and kept trimmed it will remain at 3' - 4' or smaller. The only way it will grow larger is if it is planted directly in the ground, which can only be done in the southern most zones and it will then grow up to

Spacing: Pots or 20' spacing when directly planted in the ground.

Depth: At the same level as in the pot it was shipped in.

Spread: 2' - 3' spread if kept trimmed and potted. 20' spread if directly planted in the ground in the southern most zones.

Sun/Shade: Full sun.

Pollinator: Self pollinating, but better to have two plants.

Yield: Varies.

Color: White flowers.

Foliage: Green, hairless, 3 inch long leaves; turn reddish in cool weather; dense.

Blooms: Early Summer.

Fruit: Purplish-red, 1 - 1 1/2 inch fruit.

Form: Tree.

Soil Requirements: Moist, organic, well-drained soil.

Growth Rate: Fast.

Size: 1 inch blossoms.

Comments: No serious pest or disease. WATER FREQUENTLY DURING FRUITING. HUMIDITY SHOULD BE 40% - 50%. USE A 20-20-20 FERTILIZER FORMULA EVERY 2 WEEKS IN THE SPRING AND DURING ACTIVE GROWTH OR FRUIT SET. BEST GROWN IN 70' - 75' DEGREES F. TEMPERATURES. TAKES 3 MONTHS FOR FRUIT TO RIPEN. MAY BE TRAINED AS A TREE. TASTES LIKE STRAWBERRIES. BEARS FRUIT IN 2 YEARS WITH PROPER CARE. RESTRICTED STATES, AE, AK, GU, HI, PR.

Unable to ship to: AE AK GU HI PR


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2012-04-28
strawberry guava
Reviewed By: Linda Araujo (Lantana, FL)
I am eating strawberry guavas after only one year! It is a very easy plant due to no pests and fast growth.


Strawberry Guava
  • 13873
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  • Price
  • For each offer ordered, get 1 plant.
  • Out of Stock

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