Recommended with Just Fruits Seedlings Pineapple Guava
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Just Fruits Select Seedling Pineapple Guava- Great Edible Hedge!
These Pineapple Guava Seedlings come from fruit collected from our mother hedge at the farm, These plants are chosen for their superior flavor and large size. All are open pollinated seedlings. They are a mix of Mammoth, Trask, Nezbeth and select seedlings weâ€™ve collected through the years. Be sure to get two or three plants to ensure good pollination. Hardy to 15F pineapple guava can fruit with as little as 50 chill hours. Fruit ripens September through October. Zones 8A-10A. Need at least TWO to pollinate.Â We recommend planting multiple in a row to create a privacy hedge.
|Chill Hours||50 c.u.|
|Growing Zone||8A, 8B, 9A, 9B, 10A|
|Mature Height||15-18 FT|
|Mature Width||8-10 FT|
|Pollinator||Need at Least TWO to Pollinate|
Starter Fertilizer: Kickstart with Espoma Organic Bio-tone® Starter Plus. This potent blend boosts root mass and aids in mitigating transplant shock, ensuring your plants thrive in their new home.
Maintenance Fertilizer: For continued growth and fruit production, we recommend Espoma Organic Tree-tone Fertilizer. Designed specifically for fruit trees, this balanced formula nourishes your plants, promoting vibrant growth and bountiful harvests.
Fruitscaping™ with Pineapple Guava Trees
Embark on a Fruitscaping™ adventure with our Pineapple Guava Trees. These unique evergreens are renowned for their ornamental beauty and the exotic flavor of their fruits, which bear a delightful combination of pineapple, guava, and strawberry tastes.
Pineapple Guava trees, also known as Feijoa, are well-suited for organic gardens, with a high resistance to diseases and pests. They are also drought-tolerant, making them a low-maintenance, yet highly rewarding, choice for your Fruitscaping™ pursuits.
These trees are adaptable to many soil types, but they particularly favor well-drained loamy or sandy soil. Although they can tolerate some shade, Pineapple Guava trees thrive under full sun exposure, requiring at least six hours of sunlight each day to yield a robust crop.
When incorporated into a Fruitscaping™ design, Pineapple Guava trees offer exceptional ornamental value. Their evergreen leaves provide a vibrant green backdrop all year round, while the striking, pink flowers with red stamens add a touch of tropical charm to your garden.
Pineapple Guava trees can be molded into different gardening styles – shape them into an espalier for a living wall or let them grow naturally for a more relaxed appeal. These versatile trees also make excellent hedges or stand-alone specimens, contributing to your garden’s overall aesthetic diversity.
Embark on the enriching journey of Fruitscaping™ with our Pineapple Guava Trees. From planting and caring to harvesting and relishing the unique flavor of your homegrown fruits, each stage is filled with unparalleled experiences. With our Pineapple Guava Trees, you can enjoy the pleasure of growing and savoring your own exotic fruits right in your backyard.
You can find many planting & care guides on our growing guides page.
Unfortunately, We Cannot Process Orders to California, Hawaii, Alaska, or Internationally: Please note that due to specific agricultural regulations, we’re unable to ship any plants to the states of California, Hawaii, and Alaska, or outside the United States. Additionally, citrus trees can only be shipped within the state of Florida.
Before Your Plants Arrive: You can find many guides on unpacking, planting, & care, on our growing guides page.
The Journey From Our Nursery to Your Door: We NEVER ship our plants bare root. Your plant will travel in the very container in which it was nurtured. We thoroughly prune and water them before packing, and make sure they’re well wrapped to retain moisture during transit. It’s as though you’ve personally collected them from our nursery!
Choose Your Ship Date: We understand you’ll want to be available when your plant arrives. Our checkout process features a handy calendar that allows you to choose the Monday on which you want your plant to ship. Depending on your location, you’ll likely receive your plant by Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday of that week. Once shipped, UPS will generate a tracking number and send it to the email you provided. You can then follow your plant’s journey and ensure someone is available to unpack it on arrival day.