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Psidium guajava, Guava (Red) - Plant

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red-guava-tree
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Guavas are common tropical fruits cultivated and enjoyed in many tropical and subtropical regions.
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Psidium guajava, Guava (Red) Plant

Description for Psidium guajava, Guava (Red)

Plant height: 0.5 - 1.0 inches
Plant spread:

The guava tree is an interesting plant with mottled greenish bark and long 3 to 7 inch serrated leaves. Guava trees produce white, 1-inch flowers that yield to small round, oval or pear-shaped fruits.

Common name(s): Guava
Flower colours: White-Yellow
Bloom time: Winter or cooler season
Max reachable height: 20 to 30 feet
Difficulty to grow: Easy to grow

Planting and care

Cuttings and layering are more often used as propagation methods for guava fruit trees.
You can grow them on a balcony or on the terrace but prune regularly to maintain the height. The plant should get enough sunlight.

Sunlight: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil: Well-drained soil
Water: Medium
Temperature: 80 degrees F
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer

Caring for Psidium guajava

  • The tree should be planted in well-drained soil where its roots have room to spread.
  • Fertilize growing guavas every one to two months while young and then three to four times per year as the tree matures.
  • Guava trees need a high amount of nitrogen, phosphoric acid and potash, along with some magnesium for maximum fruit production.
  • An example is a formula of 6-6-6-2, worked into soils just prior to the onset of the growing season and then evenly spaced out three times during the growth period.
  • Pruning should be done when it grows excess.
  • Look for pest attack and apply cure accordingly.

Harvesting

Winter

Typical uses of Psidium guajava

Special features: Fruits

Culinary use: Jams and jellies

Ornamental use: NA

Medicinal use: Used in Ayurvedic preparations.

Note:Please consult your health expert.

References

  • http://www.flowersofindia.net/risearch/search.php?query=Guava%2C+Psidium+Guajava&stpos=0&stype=AND
  • http://www.fruitipedia.com/guava.htm
  • http://balconygardenweb.com/growing-guava-in-pots-guava-tree-care/

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5 / 5 Bibha Singh 02 July 2018
Very nice plant to have.
4 / 5 Sherly Uthup 26 June 2018
I ve never ordered a plant online before. Will the plant not die doing delivery?
5 / 5 yash kumar 23 June 2018
Young ones adapt better
5 / 5 RANJEET SINGH KALRA 19 June 2018
This Exotic Plant looks so beautiful.
5 / 5 Sachindra Nath Behera 13 June 2018
Low maintenance perennial indoor potted plant

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