Ruby Supreme Guava Tree

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SKU
10004687

Gorgeous tropical trees and refreshing exotic fruit, the Ruby Supreme Guava Tree (Psidium guajava 'Ruby Supreme') features fruit with a beautiful color contrast! Lush foliage with baseball-sized fruit with smooth green skin and bright watermelon pink fruit centers!

One of the easiest Guava to care for in the home garden setting, plus fruit ripening throughout the year in bursts instead of all at once! The gorgeous floral display will delight you and all your local pollinators. Fruiting at a very young age, you’ll enjoy a great harvest early on!

A smaller sized tree at maturity, you can keep these much smaller as needed to grow in containers or smaller yards. Easily tuck into an existing orchard or keep tidy for front yard landscaping.

Planting and Application:

Fantastic tropical accents and small shade trees, these broadleaf evergreen trees are gorgeous specimen and conversation pieces! Pot up in a planter for your sunny patio or decorate your poolside with an exotic tree that grows healthy snacks! Make your landscape do more than look pretty and plant dual-purpose plants and trees that are ornamental and edible.

Ruby Supreme has soft and juicy pulp that is bright pink and aromatic. Use in any sweet or savory meal, dessert, or juice them to add tropical fruit flavor and vivid color! Healthy and refreshing, these self-pollinating trees will give you plenty to try in all your favorite recipes.

  • Juicy Sweet Tart Fruit
  • Green Skin & Watermelon Pink Flesh
  • Lush Tropical Foliage
  • Smaller Sized Tree & Easy to Grow
  • Container, Specimen & Accent

#ProPlantTips for Care:

Guava Trees fruit and flower best in full sun and moderately moist, well-drained soil. Prune after fruiting to prevent removing future buds. Water regularly to establish, but once they are settled Guava trees are surprisingly drought tolerant!

  • Full Sun
  • Moderate & Consistent Moisture
  • Fertile, Well-Drained Soil
  • Drought Tolerant & Adaptable

Tropical and beautiful accents, the Ruby Supreme Guava Tree is a delightful addition to small gardens and beginner gardeners! Order your new favorite landscaping edible trees and shrubs at NatureHills.com today!

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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Shipping

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.

*If you have found your zone already, it will be highlighted in the table below.
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Shipping Rates

At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

From To S&H
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

Ruby Supreme Guava Tree Is Suited to Grow in Zones 9-11
Growing Zones 9-11
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Psidium guajava 'Ruby Supreme'
Type Broad-Leaved Evergreen
Mature Height 8 - 10 feet
Mature Spread 12 - 15 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Well Drained Soil
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Medium
Foliage Color Green
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time After Fruiting
Fragrant Yes