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Guava Tree

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Psidium guajava

  • Produces delicious pear-shaped green/yellow guava fruit.
  • Can be eaten raw or used in cooking.
  • Self fertile.
  • Evergreen.
  • Requires winter frost protection.
  • Likes a sunny position.
  • Produces good firewood!

Supplied as a containerised plant approximately

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A lovely exotic tree with a reddy/brown bark, large green leaves and scented white flowers which produces delicious 'pear' shaped green/yellow fruits.

The common guava, also known as Yellow Guava, Lemon Guava, Goiaba and Guayaba.

Native to the Carribbean and central and South America where it is sometimes classified as a weed!

These plants are very slow growing when they are young but then speed up.  Fruiting time varieties from plant to plant and can be a few years or up to eight. Pollinated by insects.

The wood from the Guava tree is used in Hawaii for smoking meat over, but also makes good firewood or charcoal.

Guavas are a good source of Vitamin C and A

  • Evergreen (although in cooler climates will lose leaves).
  • Self pollinating.
  • Requires winter frost protection (of around 10°C).
  • Likes a sunny position.
  • Withstands drought conditions.
  • Reaches 32 feet (10 metres) tall (although containerising will restrict this).

  • Culinary Uses
  • Lovely eaten straight from the tree.
  • Great cooked.
  • Makes lovely desserts!
  • Fruits are used to make wine in South Africa.

  • Medicinal Uses
  • Can be used to treat inflammation and ulcers.
  • Can help with pain relief, rheumatism and fever.
  • It is thought to help with diabetes.
  • Can cure diarrhoea.
  • Has been used to treat lung cancer.

  • Other Uses
  • Used in shampoo.
  • Fruit and leaves used as livestock feed.
  • The wood is used to make fence posts and tool handles.
  • Used for tannin or dyeing.

Disclaimer
As with all alternative medicines and plants with purported medicinal benefits it is important to inform your health care providers that you are using them; this helps to ensure safe and coordinated care. We can accept no liability for any side effect or contingency from any allergy or any other cause or harm that may arise. If in doubt please do consult a medical practitioner before using.

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This product is subject to group discount if you are buying multiple products from the same pricing group. Other products in this group are...
Passion Fruit
Sweet Granadilla Vine

General Information

New For 2018
All our new additions to our range for 2018 in one handy place. From Chilli Seeds and Tomato Seeds to Exotics.

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https://www.victoriananursery.co.uk/Guava_Tree/