White Asian Guava Tree

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SKU
10004693

Delicious shrubs and garden ornamentals that look beautiful and feed you? The White Asian Guava Tree (Psidium guajava) is a gorgeous flowering landscaping evergreen! These versatile fruit trees have loads of exotic appeal!

With a shrubby growth habit and defined tropical foliage, you’ll enjoy the unusual blossoms are sweet and fragrant. You’ll enjoy their arrival as will your pollinators! Soon the unique flowers swell into green, pear-shaped fruit with delectably creamy white interiors and small seeds.

Eaten fresh, flavor water, slice into fruit salads or made into tasty preserves, you’ll have plenty of fruit to try in all your exotic recipes! Afterward, share your bounty of these tropical fruits with friends and family after you’ve had your fill!

Planting and Application:

Exotic plants in subtropical climates like these are fantastic shrubs for hedges, privacy and screening! Create hedgerows that are dual-purpose for edible landscapes while enclosing your property in seclusion. Beautiful as back of the border greenery or pruned as an interesting specimen and garden bed anchor, Guava are as pretty as any flowering plant or tree!

Remove lower limbs and extra trunks to create unique accents and focal points, or prune smaller to keep them as patio and balcony trees for pinpoint shade! Guava are ideal candidates for containers and planters, so you can have these fruiting and flowering beauties anywhere there’s enough sun!

  • Fragrant Curious Flowers
  • Green Skinned, Pear Shaped Fruit
  • Juicy, Flavorful White Flesh
  • Distinct Tropical Green Foliage
  • Up to 2 Crops a Year

#ProPlantTips for Care:

White Guava needs the full sun to have the most blooms and the best fruit. Their shallow roots do best with consistent, average moisture that doesn’t dry out or become too soggy. Add Nature Hills Root Booster to get your tree off to a fast start!

  • Full Sun
  • Consistent Average Moisture
  • Prune After Flowering
  • Ripen On Tree

Flowering ornamental tree or shrub, or fruiting container plant, the White Asian Guava Tree will be your new favorite orchard or landscaping addition! Drop this unique tropical plant in your cart at NatureHills.com today before they’re gone!

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

White Asian Guava Tree Is Suited to Grow in Zones 9-11
Growing Zones 9-11
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Psidium guajava
Type Broad-Leaved Evergreen
Mature Height 20 - 35 feet
Mature Spread 15 - 20 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