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Psidium littorale

Guava

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  • Psidium littorale | Copyright Greenplantswap 2017
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Features

  • Height5m to 8m
  • Flower ColourWhite

Description

Psidium littorale (Guava). This is a shrub or small tree growing to 8m. The elliptic to obovate leaves are 7.5cm. The flowers are single about 2.5cm and followed by yellow fleshy fruits are 4cm.

Characteristics

Evergreen, Shrub or Tree

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  • Psidium littorale | Copyright Greenplantswap 2017
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Needs

  • LightPart shade
  • SoilWell drained, Rich
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

They will need a warm to hot climate. You need to grow in a protected position with rich, moist, free-draining soil.

Propagation

Propagate seeds or cuttings, or by layering or grafting.

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