Feijoa Growing 101

Discover everything you need to know for successful feijoas!

Feijoa Growing Guide

You can't beat the aroma and flavour of fresh feijoas! This hardy and robust fruit is so easy to grow and provides you with an abundance of fruit from autumn to early winter each year. 

Tui Performance Naturals Citrus & Fruit Liquid Fertiliser

Performance Naturals give you the power of synthetics with a performance that’s all natural, just like the garden you’re keeping - good stuff! Our Citrus & Fruit Fertiliser delivers fantastic results, formulated using NatureN, a fast acting natural ingredient that’s super rich in nutrients. Use throughout your garden, and in pots and containers, to get your citrus and fruit growing happy and healthy. Our natural ingredients get great results and that's got to be good! Performance Naturals. N-P-K 3.9-0-2.4 + S + Mg

Feijoa variety favourites

A wide range of feijoas are available. Some varieties are self-fertile, but even self-fertile varieties will produce heavier and more regular crops if they are pollinated by other varieties. Plant at least two different varieties to extend your season and ensure a better harvest.

Tui Garden Mix

Create the perfect oasis for enjoying the great outdoors with thriving fruit trees, shrubs, vegetables and flowers. Tui Garden Mix is a versatile planting mix that adds nutrient-rich organic matter to improve soil condition, for healthy plants. Use throughout your garden to provide optimum growing conditions for your plants. Tui Garden Mix contains high analysis fertilisers to reduce transplant shock and encourage rapid establishment of plants and robust root growth. The addition of blood and bone, sheep pellets, and trace elements conditions the soil and corrects soil deficiencies. This bag is recyclable through the soft plastics recycling scheme, it just needs to be clean and dry. Learn how to clean and dry your Tui growing media bags here.

Fantastic Feijoas - All you need to Know

You can’t beat the aroma and flavour of fresh feijoas! This hardy and robust fruit is easy to grow and provides you with an abundance of fruit from autumn to early winter. If you're keen to grow your own, find out everything you need to know from Waimea Nurseries fruit expert Kate Marshall.

Tui Organic Seaweed Plant Tonic

Sustainably sourced seaweed for naturally healthy plant growth. Crafted from sustainably sourced seaweed, regular applications promote healthy plant and root growth to make plants more resilient to common problems including: frost, heat, pests and diseases. Tui Organic Seaweed Plant Tonic is safe to apply year-round, on all plants, to create a naturally healthy garden.

Laura's Feijoa Crumble Slice

If you love feijoas and love crumble, this delicious slice recipe shared by Laura is perfect for you. An ideal way to enjoy your homegrown feijoas, this sweet treat is likely to become a family favourite at your place.Ready within an hour, it's an easy to follow recipe that makes up to 16 squares (depending on how big or small you cut them!)

Tui Enrich Fruit, Citrus, Tree & Shrub Controlled Release Fertiliser

Tui Enrich is a premium triple action system to deliver exceptional plant performance. Osmoforte® Microbial Technology creates healthy soil, and is paired with a premium controlled release fertiliser to provide vital nutrients to nourish plants. This premium Fruit, Citrus, Tree & Shrub blend is formulated with high levels of potassium for optimum flowering and fruiting, with added magnesium to prevent yellowing leaves. The addition of NovaTec® fertiliser provides an instant boost of easy to absorb nitrogen for healthy green growth. Developed for all trees and shrubs, including fruiting and flowering varieties, this formulation delivers nutrients to your plants as they require them, for up to six months. N-P-K 13.5-4.6-11.6 + Mg, Fe & trace elements.