EPPO Global Database

Psidium guajava(PSIGU)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-07-22

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PSIGU
  • Preferred name: Psidium guajava
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Central America. Widely cultivated in other tropical countries as a fruit tree


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Psidium guayava Raddi
Psidium pomiferum Linnaeus
Psidium pyriferum Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
common guava English
gemeiner Guajavenbaum German
gemeiner Guavenbaum German
goyavier commun French
guayaba grande Spanish
guaia giallo Italian
pero dell'India Italian
guavaboom Dutch
goiaba Portuguese
goiabeira Portuguese
гуава Russian
fān shí liu Chinese
番石榴 Chinese
amrood Hindi
अमरूद् Hindi
pera Swahili