The largest guava plantation in the United States, with 480 acres under cultivation, is Guava Kai Plantation in Kilauea. Hawaii. Guava are one of the best fruits available. The flesh is white, red or salmon-colored and flavor ranges from strawberry to lemon to tropical. Guavas are cholesterol- and sodium- free, plus low in fat and calories and high in fiber. Great for indoors or outdoor growing.
- Can grow to 30 feet tall
- Need full sun
- Plant seeds ½ inch deep in porous soil
- Keep in shaded area until seeds sprout and root (about 3 weeks)
- Gradually move in to full sun.
- Keep soil evenly moist allow top few inches to dry before watering again
- Fertilize once a month