About Guava Sardar L49
Guava botanically known as Psidium guajava, is an evergreen shrub or small tree in the family Myrtaceae grown for its edible fruits. It is the fourth most important fruit in area and production after mango, banana and citrus.
Being hardy, it gives an assured crop even with little care, and is good for rainfed areas also. Successful Guava cultivation is grown under tropical and sub-tropical climate. In areas with distinct winter season, the yield tends to increase and quality improves.
|Plant Height||24 inch (61 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||5 inch (13 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Yellow guava, Apple of tropics |
|Maximum Reachable Height ||Up to 10 meter|
|Flower Colour ||White|
|Bloom Time ||Throughout the year|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy |
Planting and care
More than 6 hours of sunlight a day is ideal for plant to grow well and natural direct bright light for the rest of the day. Soil The soil should be well drained and fertile, rich in organic content for growing plant. Watering Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
Apply 4 cup (Approx. 200 ml) water when top soil (1-2 inches) in pot feels dry to touch. As rule of thumb, Water the plant thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season. Do not over-water the plant.Apply water preferably in morning or evening. Application of Fertilizer Loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake the nutrients and moisture easily. During the main growing season feed the plant with organic fertilizer once a month (Oct-Jan). Apply water immediately after application of fertilizer. Re-potting When a plant outgrows in current pot, re-pot with fresh potting soil and some fertilizer. Do the re-potting late evening and keep the plant in shady area for 2 to 3 days and then move the plant in its suitable growing condition. For re-potting procedure click here
Refer our Garden Guide for detailed procedures and meanings of words related to gardening.
Plant Protection Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and dispose them away from the planting area. Spray Neem, Eucalyptus or Citrus oil for any insect/pest attack, as a primary treatment. Don'ts Do not over water the plant especially when pot does not have drainage holes. Avoid applying water on flowers and leaves it may cause fungus infection.
Guava Sardar L49 care
Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location: Keep the plant in Natural indirect bright Light. Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Apply 4 cup (Approx. 200 ml) water when top soil (1-2 inches) in pot feels dry to touch. Do not re-pot for min. 2 weeks after receiving it. Key requirements to keep plant healthy:
|Sunlight ||More than 6 hours of sunlight and natural direct bright light for the rest of the day.|
|Watering ||Apply 4 cup (Approx. 200 ml) water when top soil (1-2 inches) in pot feels dry to touch.|
|Soil ||Soil should be well drain and fertile, rich in organic content|
|Temperature ||25 to 35 degree Celsius|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer once a month (Oct-Jan)|
|Harvest Season ||Throughout the year|
Guava Sardar L49 uses
- The plant has been used to treatment of various diseases like diarrhea, diabetes, cough, high cholesterol
- It also has been used for leukorrhea and yeast infections
- Note: Used only after consulting the Health specialist
- Eaten fresh, but can also be used for jellies, jams, ice cream, sauces, cakes, tarts, drinks and chutney
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Guava Sardar L49?
Guava Sardar L49 is commonly known as Yellow guava, Apple of tropics
How tall do Guava Sardar L49 grow?
On average Guava Sardar L49 grows Up to 10 meter
What color are Guava Sardar L49?
A Guava Sardar L49 plant bears flowers of color White
When Guava Sardar L49 blooms?
With enough light, Guava Sardar L49 may produce White flowers in Throughout the year
How hard is Guava Sardar L49 to grow?
A Guava Sardar L49 is Easy
How much sunlight does a Guava Sardar L49 need?
A Guava Sardar L49 prefers More than 6 hours of sunlight and natural direct bright light for the rest of the day.
How much water does a Guava Sardar L49 need?
A Guava Sardar L49 prefers watering Apply 4 cup (Approx. 200 ml) water when top soil (1-2 inches) in pot feels dry to touch.
What kind of soil does a Guava Sardar L49 need?
A Guava Sardar L49 prefers Soil should be well drain and fertile, rich in organic content
What temperature does a Guava Sardar L49 like?
A Guava Sardar L49 prefers 25 to 35 degree Celsius
How often should I fertilize my Guava Sardar L49?
To encourage Guava Sardar L49 growth, Apply any organic fertilizer once a month (Oct-Jan)
Wednesday, 18 March 2020
Got all healthy plants..thanks
Tuesday, 03 March 2020
Perfect product to improve the ambience in your home and give it a fresh look!
Monday, 17 February 2020
Very nice plant to have.
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