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GUAVA YELLOW CHERRY

Guava Yellow CherryBotanical Name: Psidium cattleyanum var littorale
Description

This is the mildest and probably the sweetest guava of all. Fruits are 3cm in diameter yellow skinned with a sweet, aromatic, creamy flesh and numerous small seeds. Begins bearing when less than 1 meter high. Prolific bearer.

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Preferred Climate

Tropical, Subtropical
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)

2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate

1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?

Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter?

All Leaves (Evergreen)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas

SA, WA

Suitability in Pots

Yes with 35L+ Pot

Water Requirements

Moderate Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree?

Can be pruned to 2m

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest

2-3 Years

Sun or Shade

Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type

Perfect Drainage (Sand/Volcanic), Good Drainage

Soil pH

Moderately Acidic (5.5-6.5)

Fruiting/Harvest Months

February, March, April, May

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Possums love my YCG. I've left it to grow leggy so that they can't climb as easily. Will bag it next time. Any other ideas? | Sal French - Alexandra Hills, QLD 16-Jun-2010
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Guava Yellow Cherry (Seedling)

Daniuel's Edible Fruits
Update: 2834 days 1hrs

Comments: -

Growing well in pot. About 1 dozen good sized fruit ripening - very sweet and tasty but possum got the last few. Planning to SAVEmove it out of the pot into the ground. Moved to fruit garden. Waiting for it to shoot again.

Planted: 2008

Height 2 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1

First Fruited: 1 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Pest Control:

Growing well. About 1 dozen fruit ripening at present. Plan to move it out of the pot into the ground.

Organic Status:Organic


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Guava Yellow Cherry (Seedling) 8/10

HappyEarth's Edible Fruits
Update: 3049 days 4hrs

Comments: - Tough, easy to grow fruit tree - fruits nice to snack on.

Fruiting Months February, March, April, October, November, December

Height 2 metres

Qty: 1

Fruit Harvest: 2 kilograms per Year

First Fruited: 1 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Summer

Pollination: No

Fertiliser or Organics Used: Horse manure, worm castings and dynamic lifter

When I Fertilise: Yearly

Pest Control: None - suprisingly fruit fly seem to leave this tree alone.

Organic Status:Organic


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Guava Yellow Cherry

Steven's Edible Fruits
Update: 3256 days 21hrs

Comments: - Also has grown well but not great. Still in a pot but is almost a meter tall. Is fruiting for the first time now and is fruiting quite heavily.

Pollination: Self Pollination


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Guava Yellow Cherry 10/10

VioletCactus1's Edible Fruits
Update: 3177 days 22hrs

Comments: -

Delicious fruit, though seedy. Grows really well in Melbourne.

Fruiting Months February

Planted: 2006

Height 1.5 metres

Growing: In the Ground

First Fruited: 1 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Spring

Pollination: Self Pollination

When I Fertilise: Spring

Pest Control:

Seems almost invulnerable to pests.

Organic Status:Organic


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Guava Yellow Cherry 10/10

Lorna's Edible Fruits
Update: 3268 days 4hrs

Comments: -

Excellent highly productive small bush. Produces masses of sweet edible fruit just a bit smaller than a twenty cent piece. Grows well from seed. Highly recommended.

Fruiting Months June and July

Height 1 metres

Fruit Harvest: 4 kilograms per Year

First Fruited: 6 Years from purchase in pot

Pollination: Self Pollination

Pest Control: None Needed.


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Guava Yellow Cherry (Grafted)

Rustynutz's Edible Fruits
Update: 2730 days 10hrs

Comments: -

heavy cropper and tastes good

Fruiting Months January, February, March, April

Planted: 2004

Height 2 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1

Fruit Harvest: 20 kilograms per Year

First Fruited: 2005 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: No

When I Fertilise: Yearly

Pest Control:

fruit fly netting

Organic Status:Organic


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Guava Yellow Cherry (Seedling) 10/10

Linley's Edible Fruits
Update: 2344 days 3hrs

Comments: -

Used to eat the red kind when I was little. Has grown very quickly and started fruiting almost immediately, although I've been removing the fruit and buds to encourage it to grow more (I hope this is the right thing to do to a guava). Next year I'll eat them all.

Fruiting Months March and April

Planted: 2011

Height 0.5 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1

First Fruited: 6 Months from Purchase in Pot

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Water Given in: Winter

Pest Control:

None


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Guava Yellow Cherry (Seedling) 10/10

Krazykangaroo1's Edible Fruits
Update: 1835 days 22hrs

Comments: - Much sweeter and bigger fruit than the red cherry guava and the seeds aren't as hard. Seems to fruit most of the year even down here in Vic.

Planted: 2012

Growing: In the Ground

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Winter


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Guava Yellow Cherry 10/10

PhilippafromDerbyWA1's Edible Fruits
Update: 2540 days 20hrs

Comments: -

Sweet juicy Guava s are plentiful from this tree. I think they have self seeded in the garden as there are quite a number of them.

Fruiting Months March and April

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 6

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: No

Organic Status:Organic


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Guava Yellow Cherry (Grafted) 7/10

KatTaylor1's Edible Fruits
Update: 2921 days 4hrs

Comments: -

Love the taste of the fruit...

Planted: 2007

Height 1.5 metres

Growing: In the Ground

First Fruited: 9 Months from Purchase in Pot

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Water Given in: Winter

Pollination: Self Pollination

Fertiliser or Organics Used: Dynamic Lifter

When I Fertilise: Spring

Question:

Sets fruit readily, but it often drops off - is it due to insufficient watering?


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Guava Yellow Cherry

VF1's Edible Fruits
Update: 2165 days 2hrs

Comments: -

Similar fuit to Strawberry Guava, but sweeter and less resinous flavour. Slightly smaller growing plant too. Tolerates pruning well, so will be kept at a reasonable size.

Planted: 2012

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 1

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Pollination: Self Pollination

Pest Control:

All guava seem to be a magnet for fruit fly, so will be using exclusion netting.


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Guava Yellow Cherry (Seedling) 9/10

DynamicLifter1's Edible Fruits
Update: 2646 days 5hrs

Comments: -

Plesent tasting, but pretty seedy

Fruiting Months February, March, April, May, June

Height 100 Centimetres

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 2

Fruit Harvest: 5 Fruit Per Year

First Fruited: 1 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: Self Pollination

Fertiliser or Organics Used: Dynamic Lifter

Organic Status:Organic


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Guava Yellow Cherry (Seedling) 7/10

Tabs's Edible Fruits
Update: 6 days 16hrs

Fruiting Months February and March

Height 2 metres

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 1

Fruit Harvest: 2 kilograms per Year

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Pollination: Self Pollination

Pest Control:

Nightmare fruit when it comes to fruit fly. I covered it with netting but then the rats chewed through it and let all the fruit fly in. Cover it with aluminium netting?

Organic Status:Organic

Question:

Love the smell and taste of guavas.


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Guava Yellow Cherry

Jenny's Edible Fruits
Update: 2148 days 3hrs

Comments: -

flowering spring 2012 - prob too young to set fruit

Growing: In a Pot

Pollination: Self Pollination


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Guava Yellow Cherry (Seedling) 7/10

MandaB's Edible Fruits
Update: 2777 days 2hrs

Comments: -

We used to eat these from a friends tree as kids It is a beautiful round tree and pretty in fruit. It fruits a lot!

Mine is planted from seeds I ordered online and is only 2 inches high! Fome 6 seeds I got 2 sprouts one survived!

Height 8 Centimetres

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 1

Sun/Shade: Low Sun

Pollination: Self Pollination


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Guava Yellow Cherry 7/10

Sarah's Edible Fruits
Update: 2612 days 16hrs

Comments: -

Never tried these but looking forward to it.

Planted: 2011

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: Self Pollination


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Guava Yellow Cherry (Seedling)

Kathy2's Edible Fruits
Update: 2383 days 20hrs

Comments: -

Spring 2011: Brand new baby seedling. Will have to wait to see what happens.

Height 25 Centimetres

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 1

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Pollination: No


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Guava Yellow Cherry 7/10

Rob19's Edible Fruits
Update: 1394 days 1hrs

Comments: -

Takes a good beating from the afternoon sun but keeps on growing

Qty: 2

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: Self Pollination


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Guava Yellow Cherry 9/10

Fruitylicious1's Edible Fruits
Update: 167 days 1hrs

Comments: - Its an acquired taste. I grew up with  a few guava trees in our backyard. We would eat them almost everyday when in season.

Fruiting Months April, May, June

Planted: 2016

Height 24 Inches

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 3

Fruit Harvest: 6 Fruit Per Year

First Fruited: 6 Months from Purchase in Pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Spring

Pollination: Hand Pollination

Fertiliser or Organics Used: citrus

When I Fertilise: Spring

Pest Control:

Nada

Organic Status:Partially Organic


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Comments

Fruitylicious1 says... [302 days 18hrs ago]
I have three plants growing at the moment trained as espaliers. One is trained as an informal, the second one is simple horizontal and the last one is a variation of the simple horizontal. It's my way of expressing myself.

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Guava Yellow Cherry 7/10

Mountview's Edible Fruits
Update: 3286 days 23hrs

Comments: -

Lemon mytle doing well.   Carob trees doing well.

Guava Yellow Cherry doing well

Planted: 2007

First Fruited: 1 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Pollination: No

When I Fertilise: Yearly and Spring

Pest Control:

very little problems with pests

Organic Status:Organic


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Guava Yellow Cherry 8/10

Kittykate's Edible Fruits
Update: 3288 days 4hrs

Comments: -

lovely guava. growing strong, but no fruit last season. it will be a very happy plant i am sure with chickens foraging at its feet.

Planted: 2008

Height 1 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1

Pest Control:

none needed yet

Organic Status:Organic


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Guava Yellow Cherry 7/10

Abhijit's Edible Fruits
Update: 2915 days 3hrs

Comments: -

Growing ok. the only tree in my yard  that didn't ssem to suffer from frost. Waaiting to see what it does this spring and summer

Planted: 2009

Height 0.5 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Question:

When to fertilise and what is the best fertiliser


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Guava Yellow Cherry

Candy1's Edible Fruits
Update: 3235 days 18hrs

Comments: -

two very small sticks I would not be surprised if they died

Pollination: Self Pollination


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