GUAVA - MEXICAN CREAM
Medium round fruit 50mm diameter. Skin light: yellow, slightly blushed with red. Flesh creamy white, thick, very sweet, fine-textured, excellent for dessert. Seed cavity small with relatively soft seeds. Tree upright.
Plant Information or Specifications
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)
Plants required to Pollinate
1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?
Amount of leaves in Winter?
All Leaves (Evergreen)
Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas
Suitability in Pots
Yes with 35L+ Pot
Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree?
Can be pruned to 2m
Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest
Sun or Shade
Preferred Soil Type
March, April, May, June
Question & Answer
Could you let me know if this is an invasive type of plant. From: PROSERPINE QLD
They can self seed. You can prevent them from spreading by netting your tree as the fruits mature, this will prevent any birds, bats or other animals from spreading the seeds and will also keep your fruit free from fruit fly. Have a look at the fruit saver nets as these will work perfectly.
Customer Comments on Guava - Mexican Cream
Guava - Mexican Cream
When fruit are just starting to develop, protect them from fatal insects by tying a clear plastic bag around individual fruit and letting the fruit grow and mature with the bag still around it. You will be pleasantly surprised by the size and flavour. | Sabrina Kleiman - Highvale, QLD 12-Mar-2007
Guava - Mexican Cream
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Edward3's Edible Fruits
Update: 497 days 7hrs
Comments: - Very good soft sweet taste, sweeter than Hawaiian pink. Good crop. Recommended.
Fruiting Months March and April
Height 1 metres
Growing: In the Ground
Fruit Harvest: 10 Fruit Per Year
First Fruited: 1 Years from purchase in pot
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Water Given in: Autumn
Pollination: Self Pollination
Pest Control: Tried using vegemite solution in soft drink bottle to trap fruit flies but not completely effective. One spray with lebaycid worked very well.
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