How to grow Psidium friedrichsthalianum

Psidium friedrichsthalianum growing tree of the genus Psidium also known as Cas or Cas guava, Psidium friedrichsthalianum perennial evergreen plant, can grow in tropic, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.

Flower color green white with five petal,

Psidium friedrichsthalianum fruits

Fruit the taste and the smell sour unique, color is yellow, and size of the fruit can be 3-12 cm, sometime the seeds hard and not edible

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Requirements for Psidium friedrichsthalianum growing and care:

Hard prune every 2 years

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:
There are some years that won’t bear fruits

Planting season:
All year, in colder climate in spring

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:

How to prune:
Every two years need major prune (after this the fruit become larger)

Size of the plant?
2-7 m, 6-21 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring / Summer (some cultivars all year round)

General information about the flower
White flowers

Pollination is done by:

Edible fruits

Fruit harvest season:
Summer / Autumn (some cultivars all year round)

Fruits pests or diseases:
Fruit fly, birds

What can be done with big quantities of Psidium friedrichsthalianum fruits?
Juice, Eat raw

Work requirements on the fruit:
Cover with net or traps for fruit fly

How long does it take to bear fruit?
2-4 year

Scientific name:

Psidium friedrichsthalianum

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Culinary Uses

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