Guava

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    Guava @ Aoshima subtropical plant garden
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    Guava @ Kauai Iland
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    Guava @ Kauai Iland

Basic information

Flower Name
Guava
Formal Name
Psidium guajava
Alias
Guava, yellow guava, Apple guava
Habitat
Tropical America
Morph
Evergreen small trees

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What is Guava

Guava, scientific name:Psidium guajava Linn, is native to tropical America and is an evergreen small trees of the Psidium genus ,of the department Myrtaceae . Late spring and early summer flowers on white flowers bloom. Also called anjirou in Japanese . Fruit flowers after a fragrant, delicious products such as raw food, jam, juice. Leaf contains polyphenols, has become a health food as guava tea.

Generic name: guava , scientific name:Psidium guakiava,aka: Bunge low,Common guava, origin: tropical America, Habitat: Southeast Asia and Hawaii. Japan in Okinawa and greenhouse grown leaf, egg-shaped, leaf length: 5-15 cm, leaf arrangement: opposite, height: 3-9 m, living type: Evergreen small trees, flower color: white, petal number: five, flower diameter:2.5-3cm, flowering: from May to July, fruit shape: spherical fruiting period July-September, fruit diameter: 5-10 cm, fruit color: light green-silage

Detailed information

Order
Myrtales
Family
Myrtaceae
Genus
Psidium
Species
P. guajava
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Cyme
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
(sub-) Tropical areaBotanic garden
Color
White
Season
MayJunJul
Height
300 ~ 900 [cm]
Diameter
2.5 ~ 3

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