Red guava Psidium guajava – 20 Seed Count
The Guava is well known throughout the tropics, many people are familiar with it because of the large number of products made from this aromatic fruit.
The plant is well distributed throughout the tropics and subtropics. This is a low growing tree up to 25 feet high and about the same spread.
The bark is an attractive reddish brown and peels off revealing smooth gray bark beneath. The large coarse opposite leaves have prominent veins and young wood often is four-angled or winged.
Trees flower and fruit throughout most of the year. Flowers are usually white and about an inch across with many stamens. Guavas typically have very thin skins, easily bruised.