Flower Database

Guava

Basic information
Flower Name
Guava
Formal Name
Psidium littorale
Alias
Psidium cattleianum, 照葉蕃石榴, Cattley guava, Cherry guava, Guava, 黄蕃石榴, Psidium littorale
Habitat
Brazil
Morph
Evergreen small trees
Comment
Strawberry guava , scientific name:Psidium littorale , is a cold-resistant evergreen small treeof the myrtaceae department , of the psidium genus native to Brazil. White 5 petaled flower blooms. Guava, Apple, mountain like guava (scientific name:Psidium guajava) of 1 variety. Leaves are glossy, guava leaves are smaller. In guava taste and aroma of Strawberry fruit is small, red, edible and processing raw or jam. Fruits are edible and others, leaves herbal teas, trees and plants. Young leaves and leaf buds antidiarrheal and analgesic effect. Alien invasive species as varying kunimoto come vegetation fruits are edible and then transplanted to foreign countries, have an adverse effect and are considered to be noxious plants.
Common name: Strawberry guava , scientific name:Psidium littorale, synonym:Psidium cattleianum, aka: Strawberry guava ,Cattley guava, Cherry guava, Guava, origin: Brazil, distribution: tropical regions, living type: Evergreen small trees, height: 2-6 m, in the reddish-brown bark is smooth, leaf table: shiny, leaf color, dark green, leaf length:4.5cm, leaf edges: all edges, Leaf arrangement: opposite the flower color: white-pale yellowish-white color, flower size: 2-3 cm, petals: 4-5 images, places flowers in axils, stamens number:, flowering: April-May, fruit color: red, flesh: pale yellowish white, fruit length: 4-5 cm, fruit shape: oval, harvesting season: July-August
Detailed information
Order
Myrtales
Family
Myrtaceae
Genus
Psidium
Species
P. littorale
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Cyme
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Orchard (sub-) Tropical area
Color
White
Season
Apr May
Height
200  ~ 600  [cm]
Diameter
2  ~ 3