Plant Care Acca Sellowiana

Acca Sellowiana

Also known as

Feijoa, Feijoa, feijoa, pineapple guava, guavasteen, Orthostemon sellowianus, Acca sellowiana and Acca sellowiana

Taxonomy

Feijoa sellowiana
Feijoa
Myrtaceae
Myrtales

How to care for Acca Sellowiana

Water

How often to water your Acca Sellowiana

Water needs for Acca Sellowiana
0.5 cups
every 9

Acca Sellowiana needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Acca Sellowiana

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Feijoa in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Acca Sellowiana: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Acca Sellowiana love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Acca Sellowiana does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Acca Sellowiana

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Acca Sellowiana: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Acca Sellowiana after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Acca Sellowiana is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!


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Care Summary for Acca Sellowiana

Acca Sellowiana

Acca Sellowiana


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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