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Tropical Guava

Psidium guajava
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Evergreen, self-fruitful shrub or tree with a dense, bushy habit. Edible, white flowers in late spring are followed by large, pale-green to dark red, sweet fruit. Can be shaped into a screening hedge or small tree. 

Plant with Passion Fruit


  • Landscape Size: 10'-12' tall, 10'-12' wide
  • Light Requirement: Morning Sun/Afternoon Shade
  • Water Needs: Moderate
  • USDA Zone: 9a
  • Growth Habit: Rounded, Upright
  • Growth Rate: Moderate
  • Attributes: Evergreen, Fruiting, Edible Fruit, Attracts Birds, Edible Flower

See Green Thumb Guide below for region specific information.


Green Thumb Guide

Takes most soils. Requires good drainage. Best fruit with some supplemental water.

These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions.

Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods

Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices (Opens in new window)
Visit: National County Extension Offices (Opens in new window)



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