Bambina™ Pineapple Guava
Acca sellowiana 'TharFiona'
A versatile, easy to grow landscape addition, yielding edible flowers and tropical fruit! Fleshy, white flower petals have showy red accents, contrasting nicely with the gray-green foliage. Tasty guava-like fruit ripens in late fall. Multiple, upright branching form is easily trained as espalier, hedge or small specimen tree.
Red blooms in spring followed by edible fruit
Evergreen or Deciduous
8, 9, 10
Hardy to 0°F to 10°F
Attracts Birds / Butterflies, Edible, Water-wise
Water weekly (or more often in extreme heat).
Well-drained garden soil with rich organic matter
Yearly in late spring
3–4' H x 3–4' W
- water before planting
- plant in full sun
- dig hole 2X the width of pot,
- backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
- water and add more soil if needed
- mulch plants