pineapple guava


Definition of pineapple guava

: feijoa

Examples of pineapple guava in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Water deeply but only occasionally for figs, pomegranate and pineapple guava. Nan Sterman, San Diego Union-Tribune, 1 May 2021 Other good view barriers for privacy might include the edible olive, pineapple guava, Simpson stopper, Walter’s viburnum, podocarpus and clumping bamboo. Tom Maccubbin,, 24 Apr. 2021 The plants that seem to be showing the most damage in central Arkansas are: loropetalum, gardenia, abelia, wax leaf Ligustrum, pineapple guava, confederate jasmine, palms, Soft Caress mahonia, and Distylium. Janet Carson, Arkansas Online, 1 Mar. 2021 My abelia, Soft Caress mahonia and pineapple guava all have burned leaves. Janet B. Carson, Arkansas Online, 22 Feb. 2021 Loquats are an excellent small fruiting tree that produces yellow fruit in spring, and pineapple guava is a large, evergreen shrub suitable for a privacy screen that produces edible fruit in September. Dan Gill,, 3 Feb. 2021 Your pineapple guava, also known as the feijoa, grows as a shrub to small tree that eventually needs a 25-gallon or larger container. Tom Maccubbin,, 27 July 2019 Mengiste turns to walk along a gravel path flanked by beds of fresh herbs and pineapple guava bushes in bloom. Harriot Manley,, 20 June 2018

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First Known Use of pineapple guava

circa 1924, in the meaning defined above

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“Pineapple guava.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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