gardener pruning guava trees with pruning shears on nature background.

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gardener pruning guava trees with pruning shears on nature background.

By Ilana Goldowitz Jimenez, Plant Scientist & Writer Guavas are a group of tropical trees in the Psidium genus that produce delicious fruit. Guava paste, juice, and preserves are important in the cuisines of Caribbean and Southeast Asian countries, and the fruits are eaten fresh or cooked. Today, the common guava (Psidium guajaba) is grown in places as far apart as Florida, Hawaii, India, Egypt, and Thailand. Properly pruning a guava tree is an important part of its care. If you’re wondering how or when to prune guava trees, this article is for you. How Do I Prune My Guava Tree? Guava is a shrubby tree that grows densely and will attempt to spread horizontally along the ground. You can, therefore, choose to prune guavas into the shape of a tree or a bush, or even grow them as a hedge. If you prune your guava in bush form, branches

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