Guava
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Guava plant

Zone Tampa, FL. 33647-4047 | ajaz.malik added on March 2, 2017 | Answered

I have two Guava plants whose leaves start turning brown at its tips and gradually fall off. I have sprayed it with Malathion, feed 6 6 6 fertilizer and have seen no improvement. However, there is new growth on the plant.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on March 4, 2017

Make sure that you are not over watering.

These plants are quite tolerant of a drier soil mix.

Fertilizing can be done every 3 months.

Here is a link to refresh you on the care requirements.
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/guava/growing-guava-in-containers.htm

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