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Q.Why did my strawberry guava tree fruit twice this year

Zone 90064 | Anonymous added on September 8, 2019 | Answered

Hi, As you can tell from the question above, I am not disappointed but curious as to why my strawberry guava tree got two full crops this spring/summer. The fruit (thousands) ripened as usual in May/June but then almost immediately flowered and fruited again (again thousands), starting to ripen now. I have had the tree about 20 years and it has never done that. Any ideas? Hopefully the double year this year won’t affect future years. I guess all gardeners would love problems like this but I just wondered if you had any explanation. We live in West Los Angeles – 90064 not too near or too far away from the coast. Thanks, Ken Sackman

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Answered on September 10, 2019

Did you prune differently this year? Apparently you can induce more fruiting just by simple pruning techniques.


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