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Acca sellowiana

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Wantirna
C4
A4, A11
B4
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Wantirna
C4
Size: 14cm
Available: 22
$/Unit (EX GST): $6.25 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $6.87 inc GST
A4, A11
Size: 25cm
Available: 9
$/Unit (EX GST): $28.35 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $31.18 inc GST
B4
Size: 2L
Available: 1
$/Unit (EX GST): $10.31 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $11.34 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Acca sellowiana Feijoa, Pineapple Guava,Feijoa, Pineapple Guava,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Citrus & Fruit, Hedging / Screening, Shrubs, Trees Dense, Shrub Like

Description:
Commonly called Feijoa, this medium evergreen shrub bears white-petalled flowers with red stamens during Spring followed by edible egg-shaped green fruit. Fruit can be used in cakes or preserves. Grows approx. 4m tall x 2m wide. Syn. Feijoa sellowiana

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Edible Garden, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Hedging / Screening, Park And Gardens, Topiary / Espalier, Tropical Garden, Wind Break, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers a sunny position in a well-drained fertile soil. Needs protection when young. Shelter from strong winds. Water regularly until established, than provide an occasional deep water throughout the warmer months. Prune as required in Winter. Feed with manure and a suitable slow release fertiliser.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Myrtaceae SouthAmerica

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Blue, Green
Flower Colour: Red
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Low
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Low
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