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Guava Tree 'Ruby Supreme'

Psidium guajava 'Ruby Supreme'

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Growing Zones: 4-11 patio / 8-11 outdoors
(hardy down to 20℉)

Growing Zones 8-11 outdoors
4-11 patio
8-11 outdoors

You are in Growing Zone: 6

Mature Height:

10 ft.

Mature Width:

15 ft.


Full Sun


8-10 ft.

Growth Rate:


Drought Tolerance:


Harvest Time:

June - August

Fruit Color:

Green to Yellow

Year to Bear:

2-3 years

Chill Hours (minimum):


Botanical Name:

Psidium guajava 'Ruby Supreme'

Does Not Ship To:


Fruit the 1st Year - not the 8th

You can easily grow Delicious Guava Fruit Indoors or Out.

A mature Guava tree can produce 40 - 70 lbs of fruit per year. Even a patio tree kept at 4-6 ft can give you plenty to enjoy and share.

Guava trees can grow outdoors in zones 8-10, or indoors in colder areas. Just bring your potted tree indoors for the winter. It makes a great house plant.

The guava is self-pollinating. Like most self-pollinating fruit trees, you will get even more production with a second one to cross-pollinate with.

Your tree is drought tolerant but will produce more fruit if watered regularly. It will easily adapt to most soil conditions and enjoys full sunlight. Guava trees love organic fertilizer and will use it to grow even quicker and fruit even heavier.

The guava fruit is round to pear-shaped and can grow between 2-4 inches long. When ripe, the rind softens and is edible. The inner flesh is ruby in color and has a soft, pulpy texture. The fruit have a delicious sweet flavor and pleasant aroma. In warmer climates the fruit will ripen year-round.

Not all Guava trees are the same. Your tree will typically start to fruit the first year. . Your Guava Tree is non-GMO... can easily be grown organically... and has the best flavor and texture that we have found.

Some nurseries send Guava trees with the dirt washed off the roots. This is not healthy for tropical plants. That's why your tree arrives in a large container with a full, vibrant root system intact. It's ready to explode with new growth. Plus your tree has been pruned throughout it's life, not just when we ship it. Some nurseries advertise a tall height, then cut 1/3rd off, in order to save on their shipping cost. You should get what you pay for. That includes a tree that will give you the best and quickest fruit possible, as well as a lifetime of enjoyment.

Order yours today.

Guava Tree 'Ruby Supreme' Pollination

Guava Trees 'Ruby Supreme' are self-fertile. You will get fruit with only one plant. However, adding an additional Guava Tree 'Ruby Supreme' will drastically increase the size of your crop.

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Customer Reviews

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37 Reviews
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I ordered my Guava tree from FGT, arrived in appropriate packaging. Tree was about 3 feet tall, had 2-3 Guava's in it already. Planted it in my backyard...it has been close to 2 months, it has grown really well, all of the branches extended well, I now have about 2-3 new flowers as well !!

Extremely satisfied with FGT team, great job, you guys rock !
September 12, 2014
Aliso Viejo, CA
Growing Zone:
happy tree,. happy me
I ordered a tropic fruit Guava, It seemed a little too ambitious to my growing zone 8, but that baby seems very happy at summer time, it already had more than 10 little guavas on the tree, OMG, I am jumping, dancing around the tree. I ordered a green house just for that baby, so when winter comes, it gets some protection. I will keep post for the progress.
July 25, 2015
over 2 years ago
Growing Zone:
Beautiful Tree
This dwarf Guava arrived already very nearly it's full height (circa 6.5 feet), and after putting it in a mixture of compost, cow manure and decent soil, it has thrived and already grown some, although it's only been a few months. I'm hoping for a harvest this coming year, but the tree was in amazingly good shape for having been shipped.
November 20, 2014
Tampa, FL
over 3 years ago
Growing Zone:
Great so far
I love unusual plants and received this two weeks ago I re potted it right away. It arrived much larger than I expected and no damage. I kept it in shade for a couple of days to adjust and then put it out in the sun. It kept wilting pretty fast. I don't think I was watering it enough. I increased the water and it is doing great in full sun now. It has put out a lot of new growth and looks very healthy. I am so happy with it that I just ordered a Lychee Tree today. After that I am planning to get a Mango Tree ;-) Hopefully here is SE Texas they can stay outside most of the Winter. I can't wait to get it and hope that I am as pleased. I am a very satisfied customer !!!
July 4, 2015
Willis, TX
Growing Zone:
Abundent and large fruit!
I wanted a strawberry guava but FGT was out of them and asked if I wanted a replacement or refund. I chose a replacement. I planted the small tree in mid May 2015. The tree started to bear fruit this fall (2016) and the fruit kept growing and growing. The fruit was so plentiful that I braced the limbs to prevent them from breaking! The seeds are plentiful and hard as stones, unlike the strawberry guava seeds that I remember just eating. The flavor is wonderful and sweet if left to ripen fully on the tree. The fruit is ripe when you tug it slightly and falls right into your hand. Check the fruit for worms since wasps lay their eggs in them. I had to give away fruit it was so plentiful! I canned guava paste and will be gifting them this Christmas. This Spring a proper pruning is in order since this tree is presently 10 feet tall!
My honey is 5'10". My guava must be 10'!
My honey is 5'10". My guava must be 10'!
November 27, 2016
We purchased our tree in spring 2014 and is still growing great. We picked 3 guavas about 3 months later. I'm impressed with this tree and learned it is very healthy fruit.
September 13, 2014
Growing Zone:
First few days.
So far everything is going as planned. We have only had the tree for 5 days but it seems to be doing very well. This weekend we plan to repot both trees.
May 10, 2016
Woodbury, MN
1 year ago
Growing Zone:
Wasington state guava
Our second tree, first arrived dead. The tree is surviving here so far in our hot, dry for here, summer. Has leaves but no fruit.
July 25, 2015
over 2 years ago
I have to admit the leaves were falling off and brown when i got it... i planted it anyway... watered it in and hoped for the best.. thinking I would just give it a week and see what happens before mentioning anything.... I sure am glad I did!... it bounced back with the vibrancy of a happy plant. It only took it a few days to shed all it leaves, but within a week it was showing promise...and 2-3 weeks... wow!... i'm glad i bought this, can't wait to taste the fruit
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August 2, 2016
Blountstown, FL
1 year ago
Growing Zone:
I am very happy with the Guava tree which is very hardy for Texas climate. We did not get any fruit this year but I am sure we will have it next year
July 30, 2015
over 2 years ago
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Planting & Care

It's Easy to Plant & Care for Your Guava Tree 'Ruby Supreme'

Step 1: Dig Your Hole

Select a site with full to partial sun and moist or well drained soil for your Guava Tree 'Ruby Supreme'.

First, dig each hole so that it is just shallower than the root ball and at least twice the width.

Then loosen the soil in the planting hole so the roots can easily break through.

Use your shovel or try dragging the points of a pitch fork along the sides and bottom of the hole.

Planting & Care

Step 2: Place Your Plant

Next, separate the roots of your Guava Tree 'Ruby Supreme' gently with your fingers and position them downward in the hole.

The top of the root flare, where the roots end and the trunk begins, should be about an inch above the surrounding soil.

Then make sure the plant is exactly vertical in the hole.

To make it just right, use a level.

Step 3: Backfill Your Hole

As you backfill the hole, apply water to remove air pockets.

Remove debris like stones and grass and completely break up any dirt clumps.

Water your Guava Tree 'Ruby Supreme' again after the transplant is complete.

Questions & Answers

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Why did you choose this?
Fast-Growing-Trees.com Store
Absolutely thrives in our South Florida coastal climate. Produces TONS of delicious fruit, and produced in the first year. I don't normally love guava but these are exquisite.
Amanda G on Jun 20, 2017
Delicious and nutritious.
Jorge M on Dec 26, 2016
Absolutely thrives in our South Florida coastal climate. Produces TONS of delicious fruit, and produced in the first year. I don't normally love guava but these are exquisite.
Amanda G on Jun 20, 2017
Guavas are delicious and I am purchasing this for my Mother who comes from New Zealand and misses the fruit which is so plentiful over there.
Shirley H on Jan 8, 2017
Delicious and nutritious.
Jorge M on Dec 26, 2016
Backyard Garden
Logan P on Dec 6, 2016
for the taste and aroma of this fruit
Arturo M on Dec 2, 2016
loved guava growing up so wanted that childhood memory and have my kids try them too.
jignesh m on Nov 27, 2016
I encountered these trees and fruit in the wild in Hawaii. The aroma of the fruit and the exquisite taste were enough to inspire me to try to find this and grow it where I live, Houston, TX. They grew so abundantly and easily in the wild and were such prolific fruit producers I am hoping to achieve something even remotely close here and enjoy the fruit.
Leslie F on Nov 25, 2016
mom likes them
darrell v on Nov 17, 2016
My wife loves this fruit. I like it too, but not as much as her. :-)
ALBERT S on Nov 15, 2016
I love this fruit. Hope I have the fruit from my back yet with this tree next year
Mary H on Nov 15, 2016
loved the in Hawaii
kenneth d on Oct 20, 2016
personal favorite!
scott m on Oct 16, 2016
Health promoting properties and great flavor.
Guest on Oct 13, 2016
A fruit I grow up eating in Grenada west Indies.
Shurleen W on Oct 7, 2016
Wants to try. Trying to get leaves.
Young D on Oct 7, 2016
The fruit is delicious and the fragrance is irresistible.
Richard D on Sep 21, 2016
amin m on Sep 19, 2016
Because I like guava fruits.
Efren R on Sep 13, 2016
I just love it. Looking for a strong plan with new branches coming up.
Hugo F on Sep 6, 2016
I love guavas. In Florida, these grow wild, but take up to five years to produce fruit. I ordered this tree last year, and have fruit that will be ready to pick in Oct. I am so pleased with this tree. My gardener can't wait until they are ripe. He and I both love to pick them and eat them raw.
Sandra Platt L on Aug 20, 2016
I alway want one of this tree in my backyard
Simon h on Aug 17, 2016
Tropical fruit!
Jason S on Aug 15, 2016
I like this fruit for vitamin C and the leaves can also help heal some wound.
Reynaldo F on Aug 14, 2016
great for my health
Liliana F on Jul 26, 2016
I think my order of more than $99.00 has free shipping. Please cancel if it's not the case.
Judy C on Jul 17, 2016
Use of guava trees for medicinal properties plus has a sweet fruit.
Lawrence P on Jul 14, 2016
I spent my early childhood in Puerto Rico. We used to pick it off my great grandparents' tree, cut them and eat them right there. I've found nothing quite as awesome tasting as guava from the tree.
michele b on Jul 7, 2016
the plant that this compony sell are way better then any other compony,,,,good prices,,,the plant are bigger and better,,and if you need help with anything they are quick to respond.....i will do more shopping with them next summer,,,,,
Jose G on Jun 23, 2016
Love to eat guava fruit
Mee T on Jun 21, 2016
Guava is rich in vitamins and guava leaves could be used for other medicinal purposes.
Gloria R on Jun 16, 2016
I like guava
Karl A on Apr 21, 2016
This is a gift and I don't want any e-mails sent to Sallie prior to the gift arriving. Please make sure that NO COSTS are sent to Sallie.

Sallie did not purchase this gift. Judith Carter did.
Sallie W on Apr 15, 2016
Becuase i LOVE THEM
Uriel B on Apr 15, 2016
remind me when i was child we have two of the guava trees in our backyard were great lots of guava every year
alex k on Apr 13, 2016
It reminds me of the fresh fruits of México.
Alberto V on Apr 9, 2016
Uh, guava, yummy
cindy r on Apr 8, 2016
great price
donna l on Apr 8, 2016
Chosen to make an edible hedge.
jamie m on Apr 3, 2016
Guava is one of my favorite tropical fruit tree. I hope this will work for me since I am living in Oregon's weather.
Phi L on Mar 27, 2016
i chose this fruit because of the smell and texture. I love the smell and taste in my smoothie
Marcus O on Mar 20, 2016
Want to replace one, and love the fruit
Cheryl B on Mar 16, 2016
Love the fruit hoping it will grow in my area as per indicated. My plant zone area is 9
Jose P on Mar 12, 2016
Love it
Salah A on Mar 4, 2016
Healthy fruit with a lot of benefits
Robert E on Feb 20, 2016
trying it out
karmjit b on Feb 19, 2016
For fruit Hedge
Donald N on Jan 22, 2016
its a very healthy fruit it helps with diabetic (the seed portion). they are expensive when purchasing at oriental grocery store. I grew up around the tree so i am familiar with the fruit.
josephine d on Dec 3, 2015
I love tropical fruit
kerline v on Nov 26, 2015
For indoor
chew yin C on Nov 23, 2015
This plant reminds me of my hometown and is also one of my favorites!
ZAHIDA A on Oct 6, 2015
Guavas are delicious and I am purchasing this for my Mother who comes from New Zealand and misses the fruit which is so plentiful over there.
Shirley H on Jan 8, 2017
Backyard Garden
Logan P on Dec 6, 2016
What is the type guava tree that you sell or name of cultivar? Do you ship to california? How do I determine shipping costs?
john w on Sep 13, 2014
BEST ANSWER: Our Guava tree is the Psidium Guajava and we do ship to CA. Shipping is typically about 28% of the cost.
Do guava tree grow in las vegas nv?
Jess C on Apr 19, 2015
BEST ANSWER: The outdoor growing zones are 8-11. Click the link below to look up what growing zone your in.
Is this tree self-pollinating or do I need two?
Karen M on May 23, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Yes, it is self-fertile. Yield will be better with more than one tree for cross-pollination. I got one guava the first year I ordered the largest tree available, 4ft. The second year I got 6 guavas.
do you ship to Puerto Rico?
Ms. Nettie on Oct 11, 2014
BEST ANSWER: Unfortunately we only ship inside the United States.
Allie on May 5, 2015
BEST ANSWER: No, I doubt it.
Psidium Guajava has many varieties. Which variety are you selling?
Anne S on Apr 27, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Our Guava is the Ruby Supreme variety.
Coud I grow Guava trees in New Mexico?
Donaldo Z on Jul 29, 2014
BEST ANSWER: Yes you can grow Guava Trees in New Mexico. In zones 8 - 11 they can survive planted outdoors in the ground. In zones 4 - 7 they need to be planted in a pot and brought indoors during cold spells.
my tree seems to be dying, lost all the leaves. 1/4 of the trunk was dead, wich I cut off, the bottom of the trunk is still alive. I still have the plant in the container that came in. What can I do to save it?
A shopper on Oct 17, 2014
BEST ANSWER: It might be the weather station changing, mine was striving was so beautiful it was growing a few guavas already , they did not mature, weather station change came in and lost all leaves , temperatures were in the 40s & 50s degrees F, even though I try covering it with plastic bags it did not survive by the beginning of spring 2014 , this trees even though they tell you they are tolerant to cold temperatures ,they are not, same thing happen with the mango tree that I bought the previous year and I live in Texas where the cold temperatures are not that extreme.
Can I grow this tree in Northern Georgia(Atlanta) in a greenhouse?
Carlos D on Mar 5, 2017
BEST ANSWER: I would think so. I have had one for two years and it produces a lot of fruit. I live in the northern suburbs of Houston Texas. I grow mine in a large pot and keep it outside most of the year. On nights that get below 50 I put it in the garage. That doesn't happen often here. If you are able to bring it out in warm weather I am sure it would be happy. If you grow it in a green house all the time you would need a way to pollenate the flowers. Good luck.
Does it need to be planted in the ground or just a big pot?
CJ C on May 13, 2016
BEST ANSWER: The outdoor growing zones are 8-11. Click the link to look up what growing zone you are in.
http://www.fast-growing-trees.com/USDA-Plant-Hardiness-Zone-Map.htm For zones 4-7 you would need to bring indoors in the winter.
Are the leaves poisonous to cats?
A shopper on Sep 13, 2014
BEST ANSWER: The leaves of most plants are potentially harmful to cats and dogs. Ask your vet for the best info.
the fruit has tiny hard seeds do you eat them?
A shopper on Aug 30, 2014
BEST ANSWER: Yes. They are meant to be eaten with the flesh. I grew up in an area where guava is one of the main fruit grown and eaten.
I am in new York I want guava Tree and lichee Tree can I plant them in my back yard please?
Sandy on Jun 11, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Hi sandy, I would recommend patio due to the weather in you state. I'm from South Carolina and my tree didn't do all that well last winter in 35 degree temperatures
Is the fruit Pink from inside
like the picture ?
meenal on Sep 22, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Yes, the fruit is Pink inside and beautiful. I have enjoyed these fruits for last two seasons. Good and nice fruits.
How tall does the tree get?
A shopper on Jun 30, 2014
BEST ANSWER: In the ground or container? FGT shows this info for ground plantings. For containers you can keep the tree at a manageable size. You'll want to up the size of the pot every year or two until mature. You can keep it in an 18-20 in diameter pot, where my tree grew to about 6 ft wide and was topped at about 5ft.
Is this plant certified Organic non GMO?
Baby parrots on Apr 3, 2017
BEST ANSWER: To comply with USDA phytosanitary regulations, we are required to apply a mild chemical treatment to all trees shipped over state lines. This treatment is required to prevent the spread of potentially devastating pathogens from one state to another and is mandatory for all growers. Once your trees arrive, you can use all natural and organic growing techniques to grow organic fruit.We are a non-GMO company.
so you mentioned that the fruit tree can be grown organic. Does it not need to be organic from the seed?. Also will guava tree grow in san jose ca?
malini s on Jan 8, 2017
BEST ANSWER: The outdoor growing zones are 8-11. Click the link to look up what growing zone you are in.http://www.fast-growing-trees.com/USDA-Plant-Hardiness-Zone-Map.htm. To comply with USDA phytosanitary regulations, we are required to apply a mild chemical treatment to all trees shipped over state lines. This treatment is required to prevent the spread of potentially devastating pathogens from one state to another and is mandatory for all growers. Once your trees arrive, you can use all natural and organic growing techniques to grow organic fruit.
How many gallons is the 3-4 foot tree?
Betty J on May 24, 2016
BEST ANSWER: I bought mine last June. I would say the pot was probably just one gallon. But be prepared for rapid growth. Mine was around 4 feet when I got it. It is now over 7 feet. Last year I had 2 fruit. It has over a dozen fruit already and keeps blooming. I also bought a lychee tree that is struggling but my guava can't be beat. I have mine in a 10 gallon container now. It is so top heavy I had to stake it to keep it from blowing over. Love this guava!
How will this tree do in High Point North Carolina can I plant this one outsid0?
Sharon H on Jun 7, 2017
BEST ANSWER: I bought this two summers ago. It said hardy to zone 8. We are 8b here. I have kept mine in a large pot that I bring in on the rare nights it gets into the 30s. It does great and grows very fast. I have to keep pruning it back and is close to 7 feet now, I get fruit Year round. I doubt that it would survive in the ground here without a lot of protection. You are in zone 7b. It is very easy to grow but I would suggest keeping it in a pot. Good luck
what type of soil for container growing? citrus potting mix?
Paul G on Apr 11, 2017
BEST ANSWER: You will need a rich, fast draining soil which should be kept moist. You can try the Fast Growing Trees tropical plant soil mix to get an idea of the proper texture. If you make your own mix make sure to use agricultural grade sand in the mix, not construction sand. I was able to grow one guava the first year I ordered it and six guavas the second year. It requires a long growing season though which is difficult to provide up north.
Do you have any plants that ship to AZ?
david d on Dec 11, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Unfortunately Agricultural restrictions prohibits us from shipping into your state.
1. There is any different between pink guava and ruby supreme guava tree. 2. I live in Castro valley, CA, it is too cold to repotting after I buy it? 3, Can I plant guava tree in the pot? 4. If I buy 2-3ft guava tree. It still be fruiting first year? It is drawf guava tree or can grow very big? Because I do not have large space, but I love pink guava so much , I wish I can have one in my hand right now.
Mimi X on Dec 4, 2016
BEST ANSWER: 1. There is not a a pink guava. The guava may have a pink flesh, like the Ruby Supreme
2. You can re-pot after purchasing.
3. Yes you can plant in a pot.
4. It can take 2-3 years to bear fruit.
They can get 10 foot tall pruned. You can prune it to your desired height.
If I buy two do they need to be planted together? I mean close by? Advice on distance between each?
Iris G on Jul 25, 2016
BEST ANSWER: I would plant at least 7 foot away from one another or as far as 50 feet away.
Does thes tree self pollinate?
Tanner on Jun 9, 2016
can this tree survive small peroids of light freezing:25 to 32 degrees,for 1-4 hours?
gary g on Oct 24, 2015
BEST ANSWER: This tree can go down to a zone 8 which is 10-20 degrees. I would not suggest that temperature frequently or even for 4 hours. If you are dealing with these temperatures you could wrap your tree in burlap for further protection.
I live in Texas zone 8a, so according to description it should survive outdoors but also its confusing as it can only handle 10-20 degree not more than 4 hours, coz sometimes there are extended hours of cold. I've got a pomegranate tree from you guys with same description and I planted it outside anyways, but I'm happy to see it looses leaves in winter but it sprout right back in spring, shall I expect the same for guava tree?
Niti v on Mar 4, 2017

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