Guava - Cherry Yellow Cherry
White powder-puff like flowers appear in late spring on current seasons growth. Flowers are pollinated by insects and birds. Yellow skinned fruit are larger, pale yellow with sweet flesh. The flesh is aromatic, juicy with small edible seeds.
Habit - Smaller tree, can be moderately vigorous. Spreading habit. Mature trees have attractive reddish-brown peeling bark. Glossy green leaves. Evergreen. New growth is reddish-bronze.
Size - Small tree from 2-4 metres.
Pollination - Self-fertile
Harvest - Fruit is best picked when fully ripe. It should be fully coloured and slightly soft to touch. April through to June/July.