||Pineapple Guava, Feijoa
This is a lovely tree year round and an absolute beauty when in full bloom. Fleshy white flower petals with showy red accents. These contrast nicely with the lovely gray-green foliage. Bears abundant, gray-green fruit with a tasty, tropical, guava-like flavor that is a favorite of many. Can be grown in containers, as small tree, espalier or hedge.
The Pineapple Guava tree is both beautiful and abundant, with showy red/white flowers and tasty, tropical, guava-like fruit.
||Pineapple guava has a tropical flavor that tastes like a combination of banana, pineapple and guava. Delicious!
||Pineapple guava is a slow grower that can be grown as a multi-stemmed shrub or pruned as a small tree. Ideal for small garden spaces and containers.
||White flowers tinted pink with bright red, spikey stamens.
||Container, espalier, ground
||Full sun to part sun. Will benefit from afternoon shade in areas with hot summers.
||Rich, well-draining, slightly acidic soil. They can tolerate salty soil and air, so they are a great choice for coastal areas. Prefer moist soil, but never wet and soggy.
|Planting and Care Tip:
||Plant in well-draining soil. Prune to desired shape. These trees appreciate a balanced fertilizer once or twice a year.
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