Feijoa grow and care – tree of the genus Acca also known as Pineapple guava, Feijoa perennial evergreen plant also used as ornamental plant, can grow in mediterranean, subtropical or tropic climate and growing in hardiness zone 8+.
Flower edible in the color white and red-pink, the petal is edible part the taste is sweet.
Fruit shape ellipsoid, color of the rind is green and not edible, the flesh is edible in the color cream white, for some the tastes like pineapple.
Feijoa for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Feijoa growing and care:
Two trees of different cultivars
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Yes Difficulties or problems when growing: ? Spring, summer, autumn ( and in the tropic can be also in winter) Planting season: Aphids Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Autumn / Winter How to prune: Weak and dead branches Size of the plant? 2-7 m, 6-21 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Spring / Summer Bloom season: General information about the flower Edible flower in the color white and red-pink, the petal is edible part the taste is sweet Pollination is done by: Bees Uses of Feijoa flowers Jams, eaten raw, beverage : Thinning the bloom: Two firsts years when the tree not establish recommend Edible Fruits Fruit harvest season: Summer Fruits pests or diseases: Aphids, birds What can be done with big quantities of Feijoa fruits? Eaten raw, juice Work requirements on the fruit: Collect from the ground 2-3 years How long does it take to bear fruit? Possible to pick before and let it ripening in the house Ripening of fruit Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants
Evergreen, Perennial plant, Tree
Bonsai, Edible plants, Hedging plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Red flower, White flower
Spring Harvest, Summer Harvest
Edible flowers, Edible leaves
Alcoholic beverages, Eaten raw, Fruit, Ice pop & Ice cream plants, Jams, Juice