Guava, Strawberry (Psidium cattleianum)
Native to Brazil, Strawberry Guava is a heavy producing, drought tolerant, evergreen tree/shrub that bears gorgeous blooms and delicious pink fruits!
Strawberry Guava flowers are quite fragrant and a favorite of bees and butterflies. Fruit is deep-reddish pink and has a light strawberry-like flavor, very juicy fruit. Fruit can be eaten straight off of the bush or made into jam, jelly, drinks, etc... Seeds are hard, but edible. A nutritious tea can be made from the leaves.
Strawberry Guava trees typically grow from 15-25 feet tall but their size is easily managed, making this fruit tree very suitable for containers and growing indoors.
- Good for patio gardens
- Can be grown in Pots
- Sold in Fabric Pot
- Potted in SarvodayaFarms special potting mix
- Grown using organic practices
Plant Type: Evergreen Fruit Tree
Harvest Season: Bears main crop in mid to late-Summer.
Mature Size: 15 to 25 ft
Soil & Moisture: Requires consistent moisture for best performance, needs well-draining soil.
Exposure: Full Sun with brief midday shade is ideal, Part Sun