Guava
Q.

Guava plants leaves

Zone 32008 | Am Mo added on January 7, 2018 | Answered

What makes the guave leaves edges brown like this. Is it cold or any thing else?

A.
A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
BushDoctor
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on January 7, 2018

It definitely could be the cold, as anything below freezing will start to make it show signs of damage. If this hasn't been the case, then My next guess would be a fungal infection. If it has been very wet lately, then this could be even more possible.

If you think it is likely the latter, then you can apply wettable sulfur to the soil, and it can help clear it up. If it is cold lately, then you can possibly wrap the tree in burlap on those nights.

Here is an article with more information on the care of the tree: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/guava/growing-guava-fruit-trees.htm

00
Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Guava
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More