Shrub: Feijoa Pineapple Guava
A versatile, easy to grow landscape addition, yielding edible flowers and tropical fruit! Fleshy white flower petals have showy red accents, contrasting nicely with the gray green foliage. Tasty guava-like fruit ripens in late fall. Multiple, upright branching form is easily trained as espalier, hedge or small specimen tree.
Amount of Sunlight: Full sun
Amount of Water: Once established, needs only occasional watering.
Soil Conditions: Well- drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone: 8-10
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape.Pruning time: spring.