Strawberry Guava Tree

About The Strawberry Guava Tree

Psidium cattleianum – Strawberry Guava

Other Common Names: Cattley Guava

Psidium cattleianum is a small ornamental or fruit tree that is naturalized in tropical and subtropical countries. It is a member of the Myrtaceae family, and is commonly known as Cherry Guava, Cattley Guava, or Strawberry Guava.

The Strawberry Guava tree normally grows from 2 to 4 meters tall, branches from the base and forms an overall round shape when grown in full sunlight. But, if grown in a shaded environment, it usually reaches up to 8 meters tall and takes an erect form with limited branches.