Guava, also spelt guyava or kuawa, grows mainly in Rangareddy
, and Guntur
districts in Andhra Pradesh
. Improved varieties include Allahabad Safeda, Lucknow 49, Safed Jam, Arka, and Mrudula. Guava is a shallow-rooted evergreen bushy shrub growing up to 33 ft. It can be grown in almost all soil textures. They thrive in both humid and dry climates.