Guava plant (Vietnamese oi song) – Psidium guajava

$10.00

Organic Guava seedlings for sale! (Psidium guajava) This “Vietnamese” oi song variety produces fairly large guava fruit that’s green on the outside when ripe and white on the inside. Fruit is not sour, just a hint. Sweet, but not too sweet with a pleasant creamy texture.

Easy to grow and highly adaptable. Guava prefers full sun, well draining soil, and occasional watering. Grown from organic fruit in OMRI certified organic soil. Ready to be planted into soil. Will grow into a Guava tree.

Should produce fruit as early as 2 years, but may take longer depending on growing conditions and seed variability. Leaves can be harvested for homemade guava tea right away.

These guava seedlings are about 3 months old and 10” tall in 1 gallon pots.

FOR LOCAL PICK UP ONLY (IN HONOLULU). MAHALO

Description

Guava produces a well known fruit, but it also has a multitude of other uses including: guava leaves and fruit for livestock feed, guava wood for smoking of meat, ornamental bonsai, guava leaves for tea, and traditional medicine.

In fact, according to a scientific article written by  Gutiérrez, RM; Mitchell, S; and Solis, RV titled “Psidium guajava: A review of its traditional uses, phytochemistry and pharmacology” in the Journal of Ethnopharmacology:

Psidium guajava has been used in traditional medicine in many cultures throughout Central America, the Caribbean, Africa, and Asia. It is used for inflammation, diabetes, hypertension, caries, wounds, pain relief, fever, diarrhea, rheumatism, lung diseases, and ulcers.”*

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