Acca sellowiana (Cultivated)


SE-Brazil (Minas Gerais, Sao Paulo), S-Brazil (Parana, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina), Uruguay (Canelones, Cerro Largo, Paysandu, Rivera, Tacuarembo, Treinta y Tres), trop. Africa (introduced), Yunnan (introduced), Niue (introduced), Costa Rica (introduced), Mexico (introduced), Juan Fdz. Isl. (introduced), Colombia (introduced), Cuba (c) as per Catalogue of Life;
  

 
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Plant for ID 27/09/2011 SMP2:  A garden plant from California for ID
Again a shrub of around 5feet height Flower size 5-6cm
Feijoa sellowiana
Yes, a drought tolerant attractor of birds, butterflies and bees... ripe fruits are yummy.. to boot..
popular in southwest usa... for obvious reasons...
Pineapple guava Native of South America. Grown for its edible fruit which has guava like flavour.
Family : Myrtaceae


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Sims Park :: Myrtaceae for identification :: 281113MK003 : Attachments (7).  4 posts by 3 authors.
Please help me in identifying this tree species found planted in a Botanic Garden.
Leaf: not more that 10 cm long
Flower: 3 cm across
Date: 07 April 2013
Place: Sims Park, Conoor, Nilgiris, TN
Alt.: c. 2000 m asl
This is Acca sellowiana
Feijoa sellowiana probably a synonym of above mentioned name.
Thanks a lot ...


 
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Bush For ID : California : 18OCT14 : AK-8 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3).  
Bush seen as a hedge in Fremont on 28th Sept,14.
Small leaves and flowers had probably fallen off.
It looks like Acca sellowiana of Myrtaceae.
Absolutely amazing!
I could never guess this one.
Thanks a lot for the id.

Posted earlier, id suggested by ....
From Fremont, California.
Bush For ID : California : 18OCT14 : AK-8 
 
  
 
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