Coolidge Pineapple Guava Tree

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SKU
10002492

Just when you thought Guava couldn't get any better, introducing the Coolidge Pineapple Guava (Acca sellowiana 'Coolidge' (formerly Feijoa sellowiana 'Coolidge'))! With perfect notes of sweetness and acidic, plus a highly desirable pineapple flavor. But these tropical fruits aren't the only aspect of this tree you'll adore.

This flavor is both sweet and unique, making Pineapple Guava fruit the ideal self-fertile fall-to-winter treat. Make into jelly and paired with cream cheese, this fruit is perfectly sweet without being overly sugary. Some people eat the tart rind, while others do not, and most people eat the tiny seeds.

Youll be a fan of the charming flowers, the Coolidge Pineapple Guava offers from spring into summer. Blooming in bright red and white with dramatic red stamens tipped in honey yellow, and occasionally flowers with deep purple accents.

Planting and Application:

Coolidge Pineapple Guavas grow round or elongated with a bluish-green to bluish-gray color. While the fruits ripen, they release a floral and captivating scent that will delight you every time you step outside!

Because of its fragrant fruit and lovely flowers, you'll want to show off the full glory of your tree by planting it as a specimen in your front or backyard. Just be warned that planting it where your neighbors can see it, will elicit endless requests for these delicious fruits!

If you want to keep your Guava under wraps, it makes a phenomenal background shrub. The glossy greenish-gray, leathery foliage is even wonderful privacy as a screen or hedge.

  • Showy Red, White & Violet Flowers
  • Lovely Cool-Toned Foliage
  • Strawberry Pineapple Flavor & Hints of Spearmint
  • Easy to Grow
  • Self-Pollinating

#ProPlantTips for Care:

This subtropical beauty is self-fruitful and happy to grow in full sun with low moisture. The Guava adapts well to a wide range of soil types. Lightly prune your Guava in summer after it's all done fruiting.

  • Hardy in USDA Zones 8-11. Give it winter protection in Zone 8. Plan to use a frost blanket during the coldest nights.
  • Grows great in containers
  • Loves full sun & moderate moisture
  • Evergreen and tropical foliage - Read our Garden Blog for Fruit Tree Care info!
  • Fast-growing - fertilize to support the growth

Once you have a Coolidge Pineapple Guava, you'll fall in love with it. Don't miss out on the opportunity to make your culinary creations shine with the bright flavor of Coolidge Pineapple Guava Trees.

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#6 Container Ranges from 5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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To obtain a more accurate shipment time-frame, simply enter your zip code in the “Find Your Growing Zone” box to the right. Our plants are grown all over the country and lead time on items may be different because of this. Once your order is placed, you will also receive the specific shipment time-frame information as part of your order confirmation. Once an item ships, you will receive shipment notification and tracking numbers, so you can follow along while your plant travels to your doorstep. We use FedEx, UPS, or USPS at our discretion.

Due to winter weather we have put a hold on shipping to the areas shown below in grey. You can still order now and we will ship the plant to you during an appropriate time for your zone.

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0 - 19.99 24.99
20 - 49.99 29.99
50 - 69.99 34.99
70 - 99.99 39.99
100 - 129.99 44.99
130 - 149.99 48.99
150 - 150+ Approx 28%

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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

Coolidge Pineapple Guava Tree Is Suited to Grow in Zones 8-11
Growing Zones 8-11
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Acca sellowiana 'Coolidge'
Type Broad-Leaved Evergreen
Mature Height 10 - 15 feet
Mature Spread 10 - 15 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Widely Adaptable
Moisture Low Once Established
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Sub Tropical
Foliage Sub Tropical
Foliage Color Glossy Gray Green
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Fruiting Time Fall - Winter
Pruning Time After Fruiting